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AT THE CHAMBER
According to the new report, the average business opening in Philadelphia needs to take eight legal steps and pay costs more than three times the national average.
More than 50 Chamber members joined us down in our nation’s capital to meet with our regional congressional delegation.
Joanna F. Wusinich, Esq., Director of Work Study Program, Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School, explains the importance of teaching young people different skillsets.
One thing we can all agree will help every neighborhood — jobs. Together, we can create the inclusive prosperity our city needs to thrive.
Today, Philadelphia remains the poorest big city in the country. And although the new report found that the poverty rate had dipped slightly, and the number of people living in poverty has dropped, the improvement in the poverty rate merely makes up lost ground since the 2008 recession.