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

Valley Voices on CTE: Steps to creating a precise Valley workforce

Career and technical education programs (CTE) create highly trained, workforce-ready people to fill open positions.

03/14/2016

February Bill Spotlight: HB 2386 – Patent Troll Prevention Act

The Greater Phoenix Chamber supports this bill as an important business protection mechanism against bad faith lawsuits.

02/25/2016

CTE creates a bright future for Arizona’s students, workforce and the economy

CTE plays a vital role in developing a workforce that supports the economy through college and career readiness.

02/24/2016

JTED funding restoration helps Arizona students achieve at the speed of business

Each legislative session, our elected officials bring their priorities for bettering Arizona to the state Capitol. The most important among...

02/23/2016

All about Pension Reform: Everything voters need to know

An advocate for common-sense reforms, GPCC’s Public Affairs Committee supports legislation containing the pension reform package.

02/10/2016

Example in Fitz’ ‘Ode’ is perfect for the Arizona business community

“LARRY!” “LARRY!” thundered off of the walls of University of Phoenix Stadium on Jan. 16 after the 9-time Pro Bowler...

02/09/2016

January Bill Spotlight: SB1005 – private fund advisers; exemption

The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce urges the members of the Legislature to join us in supporting SB 1005.

Greater Phoenix Chamber’s 2016 legislative priorities

the Chamber's public affairs team advocates at the Arizona Legislature for key issues on behalf of our Chamber members.

Statewide education assessment is a vital piece of successful K-12 education plan

Our third quarter visits to businesses as a part of our economic development initiative, Phoenix Forward, have made it crystal...

01/26/2016

Ducey’s State of the State deserves cheers from business community

Economic development, education, and eliminating burdensome regulations were all named as top priorities for his administration.