The U.S. Chamber of Commerce plans aggressive efforts to back “pro-business” candidates, some of whom will face Tea Party opponents in Republican primary elections this year, Tom Donohue, the group’s president, said today.
U.S. companies in China are as frustrated as they’ve been since before the Asian nation joined the World Trade Organization in 2001, Tom Donohue , president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, will say in a speech in Shanghai.
Tom Donohue, the president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, last week said higher taxes and a “flood of new regulations” will damage an already subpar economy. “In many ways, we’re going backwards,” he said.
Jeffrey Zients , who made as much as $210 million while building two consultancies, is focusing his business skills on a much larger task these days: overhauling the “1960s-style” organization of U.S. federal agencies.
White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley dismissed the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s backing of a House Republican plan to raise the debt limit in two stages as a “political statement” by the nation’s biggest business lobby.