25 05, 2018

UBR: May 21-25

By |2018-05-16T13:57:22-07:00May 25th, 2018|Blog, Policy, UBR|0 Comments

May 21, 2018 Independently-owned KÜHL Clothing is headquartered in Salt Lake City. KÜHL creates high performance clothing in casual relaxed styles. The Utah company is always looking for new ways to preserve natural resources and reduce their environmental footprint, whether through product or business operations. Taking a proactive role in reducing pollution and improving air [...]

18 05, 2018

Building Utah: Salt Lake Chamber 2018 Legislator of the Year: Sen. Ann Millner

By |2018-05-18T13:41:08-07:00May 18th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

Every year the Salt Lake Chamber honors legislators who support a pro-economy and pro-business agenda with the “Business Champion” award. These are legislators who have voted at least 80% of the time with the Chamber’s priority votes. This last legislative session we had 22 priority votes and 79 legislators who voted for those priority votes [...]

17 05, 2018

Utah’s Economic Blueprint Report: How are we doing?

By |2018-05-17T10:24:29-07:00May 17th, 2018|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

The history of Utah’s economy is one of transformation, industry and purposeful planning. Our forebears developed a principled ever-changing blueprint for our current economic success. Last year, nearly 100 business leaders, including the majority of the Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors, engaged in a similar, forward-thinking blueprint process to ensure Utah’s future economic success. [...]

16 05, 2018

Utah’s Business Community Honors 2018 Business Champions

By |2018-05-16T08:44:04-07:00May 16th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber presents awards to pro-business Legislators SALT LAKE CITY, UT (May 16, 2018) – Today the business community presented the Business Champion Awards to pro-business legislators who stood for the interests of Utah businesses during the 2018 General Legislative Session. The Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors recognized the efforts of these [...]

29 03, 2018

5 Workforce Wins from the 2018 Session

By |2018-03-29T07:42:22-07:00March 29th, 2018|Blog, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Policy|0 Comments

The 2018 Legislative Session is behind us, but the positive impacts for our economy and business community will be felt for years to come. In the next several weeks, we will break down some of the most impactful pieces of legislation the Chamber supported over the 45 day session, share insights about the process and [...]

22 03, 2018

Legislative Session Yields Long-Term Solutions for Utah

By |2018-07-18T12:41:44-07:00March 22nd, 2018|Blog, Policy, Prosperity Project|0 Comments

The Utah State Legislature passed some significant measures this year that will have a long-term impact on our economic prosperity. I had the opportunity to chat with Sen. Stuart Adams about some of the most prominent measures from the legislative session. 2018 Legislation One measure created an inland port authority, which will be a catalyst [...]

21 03, 2018

3 Takeaways from the 2018 Transportation Bill

By |2018-03-21T10:46:22-07:00March 21st, 2018|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Policy|0 Comments

The 2018 Legislative Session is behind us, but the positive impacts for our economy and business community will be felt for years to come. In the next several weeks, we will break down some of the most impactful pieces of legislation the Chamber supported over the 45 day session, share insights about the process and [...]

13 02, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Supports SCR001S02

By |2018-02-13T13:08:06-07:00February 13th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (FEB. 13, 2018) – The Salt Lake Chamber Executive Board formally voted in support of SCR001S02, Concurrent Resolution Recommending Replacement of the Statue of Philo Farnsworth located in the United States Capitol. The contributions of Philo Farnsworth have been felt far and wide, as an inventor and pioneer in television technology. He [...]

13 02, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Asks to Remove H.B. 330 from Consideration During 2018 General Legislative Session

By |2018-02-13T11:44:55-07:00February 13th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (Feb. 13, 2018) – The Salt Lake Chamber Executive Board formally voted today to ask the Legislature to remove H.B. 330, Communications Interception Amendments, from consideration. Wilford Clyde, chairman and CEO of Clyde Companies, chairman of the Salt Lake Chamber Executive Board, said, “This morning, we voted to ask the Legislature to [...]