As Ukraine continues to defend itself against an unprovoked and unjustified invasion by Russia, the spiraling consequences of this conflict are impacting trade, travel, supply chains, and more. During the briefing with Senator Mitt Romney and local business leaders provided a strategic geopolitical assessment of the conflict and what business [...]
Senator Mitt Romney has been instrumental in the historic investment bill that will help Utah rebuild its roads, mitigate drought conditions, fulfill critical water needs, and prepare for and respond to wildfires. On August 4, Senator Romney provided a key update to help business leaders know what to expect.
Originally written by: Wasatch Front Regional Council On June 24, President Biden endorsed the infrastructure framework proposal from a bipartisan group of 20 Senators (including Utah Senator Mitt Romney), after reaching a deal on Wednesday evening. The agreed-upon framework would spend $1.2 trillion over eight years, including $579 billion in new spending above baseline levels [...]
Senator Romney along with a group of bipartisan Senators reached a compromise agreement on infrastructure investment totalling 1.2 Trillion. The majority of the funding would be spent over the next five years and focus on core physical infrastructure without increasing income taxes. This agreement will be presented to each caucus for buy-in, but represents a [...]
Salt Lake Chamber Hosts Senator Romney and State Officials for a Federal Stimulus Update and Vaccine Rollout Plan for Utah
SALT LAKE CITY, UT (December 8, 2020) -- The Salt Lake Chamber held an informative and important webinar regarding federal stimulus negotiations, vaccine distribution plans, and logistical importance of Utah in the nation's cold chain network. This network of airplanes, airports, warehouses, refrigerated trucks comprises a physical logistics system that covers the United States. Participants [...]
The Salt Lake Chamber hosted the webinar The COVID-19 Vaccine is Coming: How Should the Business Community Prepare?, sponsored by the Chamber's Roadmap to Recovery Coalition on December 8, 2020. Hear from Senator Mitt Romney, Executive Director of the Utah Department of Health, and other experts about the COVID-19 vaccine release plans on a statewide [...]