Salt Lake Chamber issues the following statement on the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (November 8, 2016) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States.

“As this election comes to a close, I wish to congratulate President-elect Donald Trump on being elected as the 45th President of the United States of America.

“This election’s signals that many Americans are seeking change outside of traditional political channels. Regardless of your personal political beliefs, I feel at this critical time in our nation’s history, it is necessary – perhaps now, more than ever – to come together as a nation to find common ground.

“I would also like to congratulate the other individuals who have been elected to public office this evening, including Governor Herbert, Senator Mike Lee, Congresswoman Mia Love, Congressmen Chaffetz, Bishop, Stewart and all those elected to other state and local offices.

“We look forward to working with all elected officials on issues relevant to the business community, including streamlining regulation processes, finding common ground on immigration reform, and modernizing our tax code.”

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For Immediate Release
Contact: Matt Lusty