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

Prop. 123, JTED funding, collaboration top Chamber’s 2016 priorities

The arrival of January is accompanied by new priorities, refreshed goals and an optimistic outlook on all that can and...

01/12/2016

WebPT: A successful Phoenix startup that has quickly grown into a global company

WebPT is a cloud-based electronic medical records (EMR) company that specifically serves physical therapists and their practices.

01/04/2016

Opening of Phoenix ProMexico office – A giant step in the right direction

Public officials from both sides of the border, individual business owners and members of the public gathered to celebrate the...

12/11/2015

Giving thanks to those who make a difference

Thanksgiving is going to be a grand occasion at the Sanders house this year as my wife and I prepare...

11/24/2015

Prop. 123 education funding deal needs voters to get across the finish line

Gov. Doug Ducey, members of the Legislature and education stakeholders all deserve congratulations for their hard work in crafting, negotiating...

11/06/2015

Special Session: Impact of K-12 lawsuit on Arizona education

Gov. Ducey called the legislature into Special Session to consider a proposal to increase educationfunding by $3.5 billion.

Congressional conversations dominate Chamber’s DC trip

12-member delegation connected with D.C. officials, our Arizona congressional delegation and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Brand-building the great state of Arizona

As Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, several Arizona mayors and state business leaders returned from a trip earlier this month nurturing...

10/27/2015

State Board of Education votes to repeal Common Core

This motion aims to remove controversy that surrounds ACCRS from the discussion and maintain the focus on Arizona students.

AzMERIT: Measuring students’ progress and furthering expectations

As we await the results of our children’s math and reading scores on the state’s first-ever AzMERIT test, we should...

10/13/2015