28 11, 2018

Derek Miller: Fare Thee Well, Sen. Hatch

By |2018-12-03T16:11:55-07:00November 28th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Derek Miller in Deseret News on November 28, 2018 When the 116th Congress convenes on Jan. 3, 2019, a pillar of the institution will be missing. After more than four decades, nearly a half century, Orrin Hatch will be absent from the hallowed halls of the world’s most powerful elected body. Sen. [...]

13 07, 2018

UBR: July 9-13

By |2018-07-03T10:52:06-07:00July 13th, 2018|Blog, Policy, UBR|0 Comments

July 9, 2018 Recently, the Chamber signed onto the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s coalition letter urging senators to support Sen. Bob Corker’s tariff bill, S. 3013, which would require the president to submit to Congress any proposal to raise tariffs in the interest of national security. Sen. Mike Lee also supports Corker’s tariff bill and [...]

26 10, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber Applauds Congress for Passing Budget – a Key Step in Tax Reform

By |2017-10-27T08:38:06-07:00October 26th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (October 26, 2017) - Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber issued the following statement today after Congress’ final passage of the Budget Resolution for FY18, unlocking the process to achieve pro-growth tax reform: “As Utah’s business leader, we are thrilled that Congress is moving forward with tax [...]

20 01, 2016

Podcast 01.04: Utah Collaboration – Congress and the Business Community

By |2017-03-07T15:06:46-07:00January 20th, 2016|Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

Podcast 01.04: Utah Collaboration - Congress and the Business Community What has Congress done for the business community in the last year? What will Congress hope to accomplish in the upcoming year? And what is the best way for business leaders and the community to get involved? In this episode, we discuss with Senior Senator, Orrin Hatch, [...]

9 12, 2015

Congress Approves “Every Student Succeeds Act”

By |2017-03-07T15:06:47-07:00December 9th, 2015|Blog, Education, Workforce and Health Care, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber issues the following statement: SALT LAKE CITY  (Dec 4, 2015) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, released the following statement regarding the passage of S. 1177, Every Student Succeeds Act: “By passing, the “Every Student Succeeds Act” (ESSA) today, Congress has returned more control of education over [...]