Press Releases

PA Chamber-Led Coalition Urges Congressional Delegation to Reject Federal Tax Hike Proposal

September 30, 2021

A letter to Pennsylvania’s Congressional delegation that was spearheaded by the PA Chamber and signed by local chambers and business groups this week has urged a resounding rejection of the Biden administration’s recently unveiled plans to impose anti-business tax hikes on the Commonwealth’s private sector. Most notably contained in the massive $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill […]

Read More

PA Chamber Welcomes US-EU Trade and Technology Council Meeting to Pittsburgh

September 28, 2021

PA Chamber President and CEO Gene Barr issued the following statement regarding tomorrow’s inaugural meeting in Pittsburgh of the United States and European Union Trade and Technology Council: “On behalf of Pennsylvania’s business community, we welcome European Commission Executive Vice Presidents Margrethe Vestager and Valdis Dombrovski to Pittsburgh to meet with Secretary of State Antony […]

Read More

PA Chamber Issues Statement On PennEast Pipeline Cancellation

September 27, 2021

HARRISBURG – PA Chamber President and CEO Gene Barr issued the following statement regarding the cancellation of the PennEast project, a major regional energy infrastructure project:   “Activists are cheering upon the recent news that the sponsors of the PennEast project, a more than $1 billion investment that would have delivered Pennsylvania-produced natural gas into markets […]

Read More

PA Chamber Statement on Biden Administration Vaccination and Testing Mandates

September 10, 2021

PA Chamber President and CEO Gene Barr issued the following statement in response to President Biden’s announcement that he is mandating employee vaccination or weekly testing at businesses with 100 or more employees: “The Pennsylvania Chamber will be examining the full scope of these orders, to evaluate their impact on a private sector that has […]

Read More

PA Chamber Urges Additional Legislative Action Following IRRC Approval of Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative Regulation

September 01, 2021

HARRISBURG – PA Chamber President and CEO Gene Barr issued the following statement after the state’s rulemaking review panel, the Independent Regulatory Review Commission, voted 3-2 to approve the Wolf administration’s regulation to enter Pennsylvania into the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, a multi-state carbon allowance trading program for power plants: “We have noted throughout this process […]

Read More
1 8 9 10 11 12 15