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Check out the latest blogs from the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce CEO, economic development and public affairs teams.

Judge’s block of Labor Department’s overtime law increases uncertainty

The rule would have doubled the maximum salary a worker can earn and still be eligible for mandatory overtime pay.

12/01/2016

Deborah Ostreicher shares insight on economic impact, new flights, Terminal 3

Sky Harbor is more than just America’s Friendliest Airport, it's a robust economic hub that’s vital to job creation.

11/29/2016

Up in smoke: Arizona voters make their voices heard on Prop. 205

As a champion of the business community, the Chamber advocated strongly against this ill-conceived measure.

11/23/2016

2017 State of the State Speech with Gov. Ducey: A look into the crystal ball

Kirk Adams, Ducey’s chief of staff, shared a preview of what we can expect to see from Ducey in 2017.

11/21/2016

Connectivity and civic engagement: Williams looks to shape the future of law enforcement

New City of Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams discusses her department’s mission, challenges and priorities to guide positive change.

11/18/2016

Support Small Business Saturday: Shop local on Nov. 26

Small Business Saturday (Nov. 26) encourages shoppers to support their local economy and small business owners.

11/16/2016

Giving thanks here at home in Arizona and across the country

Getting back to the business of good governance is just one of several things for which I am grateful during...

Sen. Flake shares post-election hopes and concerns for the Trump presidency

Flake shared his reaction, concerns and hopes for working with the Trump administration.

Distracted Walking: CopperPoint Insurance Companies shares startling statistics

ER visits for injuries involving distracted pedestrians on cellphones more than doubled between 2004 and 2010.

11/07/2016

Falling Lake Mead levels highlight AZ water management successes, challenges

Continued, diligent water management is vital for the community and economic well-being of Arizona, which includes Lake Mead.