Legislative Updates: A Weekly Roundup of Federal, State, and Local Actions

As we enter the next phase of the COVID-19 public health crisis, your Chamber advocacy team is working to share legislative updates and continue to advocate for your business in Washington, D.C., Harrisburg, and Philadelphia. We’ve created a round-up of recent activity including Key Takeaways for Your Business and a Detailed Legislative Update. This represents our best knowledge of the situation as of 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 14, 2020.

Chamber members are invited to join weekly legislative update calls hosted by our Advocacy team to hear the latest on COVID-19 relief, […]

COVID-19 Legislative Updates: Roundup of Federal, State, and Local Actions

As the COVID-19 public health crisis evolves, your Chamber advocacy team is working to share legislative updates and continue to advocate for your business in Washington, D.C., Harrisburg, and Philadelphia. We’ve created a round-up of recent activity including Key Takeaways for Your Business and a Detailed Legislative Update. This represents our best knowledge of the situation as of 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 7, 2020.

Chamber members are invited to join weekly legislative update calls hosted by our Advocacy team to hear the latest on COVID-19 relief and recovery efforts at the federal, […]

Chamber Leaders Advocate for the School District of Philadelphia

On April 22, 2020 the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia and our Board of Directors shared the following letter with Governor Wolf urging that emergency education block grant funding be utilized to stabilize the budget and preserve operations for the School District of Philadelphia.

Dear Governor Wolf,

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia representing hundreds of thousands of employees throughout the region, we are writing to request that the recently announced emergency education block grant funding be utilized to stabilize the budget and preserve operations for […]

April 22nd, 2020|Categories: Advocacy, COVID-19, Local, State|0 Comments

PA Chambers Call for Common Sense Solutions to Keep Businesses Operating

On April 3, 2020, leaders from 50 Pennsylvania chambers of commerce signed a letter to Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf requesting that the Administration allow more businesses to operate under CISA and CDC guidelines to ensure the critical infrastructure supply chains are protected during the COVID-19 crisis.

Dear Governor Wolf,

On behalf of our chambers of commerce, representing hundreds of thousands of employees and the overwhelming majority of the private sector workforce in the Commonwealth, we are writing to offer our assistance in streamlining the process of business closings under the governor’s statewide order.  First, […]