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Press Releases

August 10, 2017  Winners revealed for outstanding economic development projects – the Edies [1]

March 24, 2017 Tollway board to vote on study to progress Illinois Route 53 extension, Illinois Chamber of Commerce in support [2]

August 22, 2016 Nominations Open for Inaugural Illinois Job Honor Awards [3]

August 5, 2016 Waterways Study Release [4]

July 22, 2016 Construction Wages Statement [5]

July 11, 2016 Avail after Transportation Announcement [6]

June 30, 2016 Illinois Chamber Reacts to Transportation Funding [7]

June 20, 2016 Illinois Chamber Endorses U.S. Rep. Bob Dold for Re-Election [8]

June 9, 2016  Transportation for Illinois Coalition: Budget Impasse Threatens Road Construction Season [9]

June 3, 2016 Illinois Chamber Vice President of Policy on Geospatial-Intelligence Agency [10]

May 25, 2016 Illinois Chamber Issues Agreed Bill Statement [11]

May 19, 2016 Illinois Chamber Issues Union Rally Statement [12]

May 18, 2016  Department of Labor Overtime Statement [13]

May 4, 2016  Edie Award Winners Announced  [14]

April 22, 2016  Illinois Chamber President and CEO Todd Maisch Praises Lockbox Amendment Vote [15]

April 15, 2016  Illinois Chamber President and CEO Todd Maisch on Graduated Tax [16]

April 4, 2016  Illinois Chamber President and CEO Todd Maisch on Infrastructure Funding [17]

February 18, 2016 Illinois Chamber Foundation Releases Benchmark Economic Competitiveness Study [18]

January 27, 2016  Illinois Chamber President and CEO Todd Maisch Applauds Governor’s Speech [19]

January 5, 2016  Illinois Chamber Lists New Laws That Affect Businesses as of January 2016 [20]

December 4, 2015 Illinois Chamber and Others Praise FAST Act Vote in Congress [21]

November 23, 2015 Holiday Survey Release [22]

November 9, 2015 Illinois Chamber Applauds Deal on Unemployment Insurance [23]

October 28, 2015 Illinois Chamber Applauds U.S. House Vote to Reauthorize Ex-Im Bank  [24]

October 5, 2015  Collinsville Businesswoman Elected to Illinois Chamber of Commerce Board [25] (Photo [26])

September 2, 2015 Illinois Chamber Praises Collective Bargaining Override Vote [27]

August 25, 2015 Illinois Chamber of Commerce Hails PSD Signing as a Major Pro-Business Victory [28]

July 28, 2015 Airline Workers Call for Open and Fair Skies to Protect Thousands of Illinois Jobs [29] (Release by multiple organizations)

July 6, 2015 Edie Award Winners Announced [30]

June 23, 2015 Illinois Chamber of Commerce Endorses Darin LaHood in 18th District [31]

May 12, 2015 Todd Maisch, Illinois Chamber President and CEO, Explains Support for Civil Justice Reform Statement [32]

May 5, 2015 Passing Workers Compensation Reform Critical to Illinois Jobs Climate [33] (Release by nine groups)

February 18, 2015 State of the Budget Statement [34]

February 4, 2015 State of the State Statement [35]

November 24, 2014  [36]Military Economy Study Release
Read the Full Study HERE  [37]

November 6, 2014 Melissa Hahn Announced as Communications Director [38]

October 23, 2014 TTIP Summit [39]

May 29–30, 2014 Argentine Software Sector Trade Mission [40]

May 20, 2014 Illinois–Cuba Event [41]

March 24, 2014 Illinois Chamber Urges Congressional Action on Transportation [42]

March 20, 2014  Message from the Chairman: Chamber Announces New CEO [43]

February 13, 2014  Illinois Chamber to Republican Primary Voters:  Consider the Real Agenda Behind Organized Labor’s Primary Election Spending [44]

February 12, 2014 Illinois Chamber applauds clean debt ceiling increase [45]

February 6, 2014 DePaul University Study Confirms Uncertainties of GLMRIS Alternatives [46]

January 29, 2014 Illinois Chamber of Commerce Statement on Governor Quinn’s 2014 State of the State Address [47]

January 17, 2014 Illinois Chamber Foundation Releases RFP for Comprehensive Analysis on the Economic Impact of the Defense Industry in Illinois [48]

January 13, 2014 Illinois Business Groups Statement on Minimum Wage [49]

January 10, 2014 Illinois Chamber Responds to GLMRIS Report on Invasive Species [50]

January 4, 2014 Illinois Chamber Reacts to Release of GLMRIS Report on Invasive Species [51]

December 18, 2013  InsureXSolutions Private Health Insurance Exchange Launched for Illinois Chamber of Commerce [52]

December 3, 2013 Illinois Chamber of Commerce Responds to General Assembly’s Pension Vote [53]

December 2, 2013 Illinois Chamber of Commerce Announces Support for Pension Reform Deal [54]

October 30, 2013 Illinois Chamber of Commerce Partners with InsureXSolutions Private Exchange [55]

October 29, 2013 Illinois Courts Undermining Workers’ Compensation Reform Efforts  [56]

September 5, 2013 Illinois Chamber President Doug Whitley to Retire in 2014 [57]

August 23, 2013  Illinois Chamber Hosts Congressional & Business Leaders Roundtable to Discuss Comprehensive Immigration Reform [58]

May 28, 2013 Rockford, Bolingbrook and Baldwin, Illinois Companies To Receive 2013 Edie Awards for Economic Development in Illinois [59]

 May 2, 2013 Illinois Chamber Praises Passage of SB 1 [60]

March 20, 2013 Illinois Chamber Releases Policy on Immigration Reform [61]

March 7, 2013 Illinois Chamber’s Response to Governor Quinn’s Repeal of Business “Loopholes” [62]

March 6, 2013 Illinois Chamber’s Response to Governor Quinn’s 2013 Budget Address [63]

February 6, 2013 Illinois Chamber’s Response to 2013 State of the State [64]

October 3, 2012 Illinois Chamber Says “Vote No” for Retention of Justices in Madison County [65]

October 2, 2012 Illinois Chamber Endorses Judge Stephen McGlynn for 5th Appellate Justice [66]