5 12, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber’s Statement on Governor’s 2020 Budget Proposal

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SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (Dec. 6, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, issued the following statement regarding Gov. Herbert’s fiscal year 2020 budget proposal: “Utah’s economy is the envy of the nation and the result of fiscal discipline, smart management and forward-thinking decision-making. Throughout our history, [...]

28 11, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Utah Supreme Court’s decision regarding the redevelopment of former Cottonwood Mall

By |2018-11-29T09:23:56+00:00November 28th, 2018|Blog, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (November 28, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement on the Utah Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding the redevelopment of the former Cottonwood Mall: “Utah has the fastest growing population and the fastest growing economy.  This is great for our state, but even [...]

2 11, 2018

Utah loses a political powerhouse

By |2018-11-02T17:23:38+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber president Derek Miller issues statement on the passing of Dan Jones SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (November 2, 2018) – Derek B. Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the passing of and Utah pollster Dan Jones. “The Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance are saddened [...]

15 10, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Proposition 2, Medical Marijuana Compromise

By |2018-10-15T14:24:47+00:00October 15th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 15, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement on the Proposition 2, Medical Marijuana Compromise: “We applaud legislative leaders, the Governor and stakeholders on both sides of Proposition 2 for listening to the business community’s concerns and developing a legal framework [...]

4 10, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber hosts Education & Workforce Forum

By |2018-10-08T16:44:52+00:00October 4th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Connecting business and higher education to build Utah’s future workforce SALT LAKE CITY (October 4, 2018) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association, along with the Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI), hosted the Education & Workforce Forum: Connecting Business and Higher Education. The event, held at Hale Centre Theatre, included a [...]

27 08, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber applauds new trade deal between the U.S. and Mexico

By |2018-08-27T15:53:11+00:00August 27th, 2018|Blog, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (August 27, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, issued the following statement regarding the new trade deal between the United States and Mexico: “We applaud the Trump Administration for its work on the trade agreement between the United States and Mexico. Utah [...]

25 07, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Administration’s $12 Billion “Bailout” in Farm Aid

By |2018-07-25T11:22:10+00:00July 25th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (July 25, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, issued the following statement on the Trump Administration’s plan to offer $12 billion dollars in aid to farmers hurt by tariffs: “The remedy to Trump's trade war is less government intervention, not more. To [...]

26 06, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Urges Congress to Take Action on Immigration Reform

By |2018-06-26T08:56:30+00:00June 26th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (June 25, 2018) – The Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association, issued the following statement regarding the pending Congressional Action on immigration: "The Salt Lake Chamber urges Congress to fix our broken immigration system in a manner consistent with the Utah Compact. We urge Utah's federal delegation to [...]

21 06, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on the U.S. Supreme Court Ruling in South Dakota v. Wayfair

By |2018-06-21T16:12:05+00:00June 21st, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (June 21, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, issued the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in South Dakota v. Wayfair: “We applaud the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in South Dakota v. Wayfair. This decision levels the playing field between [...]

15 06, 2018

Immigration Task Force of the Salt Lake Chamber Statement on the Nomination of Ronald Mortensen to Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration

By |2018-06-15T13:22:50+00:00June 15th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (June 15, 2018) – The Salt Lake Chamber Immigration Task Force issued the following statement on the nomination of Ronald Mortensen to Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration: “The Salt Lake Chamber has spent significant time developing a pragmatic and business-friendly approach to comprehensive immigration reform. That is [...]