Joe Mahoney, Executive Vice President, Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, testified yesterday before the City of Philadelphia Jobs Commission. The hearing was held to discuss the loss of jobs in our region. Mr. Mahoney provided comments on behalf of the Chamber that offered thoughts on ways to create more jobs.

Mr. Mahoney discussed the importance of higher education and a skilled workforce, quality of life, and most importantly, the cost of doing business in Philadelphia. The Chamber believes that efforts to lower both the Wage and Business Income and Receipts Taxes will help drive job growth within the City.

To read the full testimony, click here.