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14 10, 2022

When Considering Supportive Family Policies, Demographics Matter

By |2022-10-20T15:26:09-07:00October 14th, 2022|Blog, Policy, Utah Community Builders|0 Comments

A majority of Utah parents with children under the age of 12 work full-time and believe there are a number of policies employers could offer that would support them in getting closer to their ideal balance between paid work and childcare. For employers wanting to support their employees, this article derived from a report from [...]

28 05, 2021

Salt Lake Chamber Hosts Reporters Roundtable, Discusses Utah’s Economic Strengths and Upcoming Challenges

By |2021-06-02T20:13:00-07:00May 28th, 2021|Policy|0 Comments

The Wall Street Journal recently recognized Salt Lake as the best place for employment. In addition, the Milken Institute’s Best-Performing Cities index placed Provo, Salt Lake City and Ogden on its Top 13 Large Cities list.  On May 25, the Salt Lake Chamber hosted the Utah Leads Together: Reporters Roundtable to discuss Utah’s recent economic [...]

1 05, 2019

President’s Message: Addressing Utah’s Tax Structure Together

By |2019-05-01T10:55:16-07:00May 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

Utah’s tax system is the foundation of our state’s economic and business prosperity, and unfortunately also faces major structural problems. Over the summer, a government tax force will seek public input on how the state’s tax structure should be modified. The role business owners play in this process is critical. We recognize not all Chamber [...]

3 10, 2018

Utah Businesses Tentatively Optimistic After New NAFTA Revision

By |2018-10-11T15:11:27-07:00October 3rd, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Policy on October 3, 2018 On September 30th, the U.S., Canada and Mexico finalized a long-awaited trade deal that will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Assuming it is approved by the legislatures in the three countries, the new deal—called the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)—will govern trade in North [...]

1 10, 2018

Trade Mission Renews Sister-State Relationship and Connects Utah Companies to Asia

By |2018-10-11T11:27:15-07:00October 1st, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Policy on October 1, 2018 Gov. Gary R. Herbert led a delegation of 20 Utah companies and six organizations on a trade mission to South Korea and Taiwan to boost trade and attract foreign investment to Utah. The Utah Governor’s Office, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and World Trade [...]

26 09, 2018

2018 Washington, D.C. Trip – Day 2: Diving into Utah’s federal priorities

By |2018-10-17T11:47:54-07:00September 26th, 2018|Policy|0 Comments

Every year, the Salt Lake Chamber brings senior representatives from Utah’s business and civic community to Washington, D.C. to meet with key members of Congress, White House officials, cabinet members, military leaders, business executives and thought leaders. This trip is recognized as one of Utah’s leading legislative trips to the nation’s capital, featuring small [...]

24 09, 2018

2018 Salt Lake Chamber Federal Priorities Released

By |2018-10-12T14:00:42-07:00September 24th, 2018|Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber is capital city by name, and statewide by mission. We are Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association. A statewide chamber of commerce with members in all 29 Utah counties, the Chamber represents the broad interests of the state’s 63,000-plus employers, which employ more than 1.4 million Utahns. This includes thousands [...]

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