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Chamber of Commerce sees ways for Missouri to still play games in KC - Kansas City Star

Chamber of Commerce sees ways for Missouri to still play games in KC - Kansas City Star | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
Kansas City StarChamber of Commerce sees ways for Missouri to still play games in KCKansas City StarThat's why Jim Heeter, head of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, called a 90-minute meeting Wednesday that included Missouri athletic director...
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Site Blackouts and the US Chamber of Commerce. | Raised On ...

Site Blackouts and the US Chamber of Commerce. | Raised On ... | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
Site Blackouts and the US Chamber of Commerce. Yesterday, a good portion of the major players on the internet and thousands of smaller sites went “dark” or “blackout” over the SOPA and Protect IP bills in Congress.
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Chamber's lobbying spend fell sharply in 2011 - Reuters

Chamber's lobbying spend fell sharply in 2011 - Reuters | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
Chamber's lobbying spend fell sharply in 2011ReutersThe Chamber of Commerce spent $44.2 million on lobbying last year, according to reports filed with Congress. A report for the final three months of the year became available on Friday.
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Chamber of Commerce not planning suit to block Cordray - Credit Newsline

Chamber of Commerce not planning suit to block Cordray - Credit Newsline | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
PoliticoChamber of Commerce not planning suit to block CordrayCredit NewslineTom Donohue, the head of the US Chamber of Commerce, said that the group is not currently planning sue to block President Obama's recess appointment of Richard Cordray as...
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Chamber of Commerce | Election | Obama | The Daily Caller

Chamber of Commerce | Election | Obama | The Daily Caller | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
US Chamber of Commerce lays out 2012 agenda | Plans to launch 'most aggressive grassroots mobilization and voter education program in our history'...
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U.S. Chamber of Commerce Calls for Fossil Fuels Bonanza ...

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Calls for Fossil Fuels Bonanza ... | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
The amount of fossil fuels that the U.S.Chamber of Commerce advocates burning would literally ruin civilization as we know it.
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Police Union Sues Claremont and Chamber of Commerce; Claims ...

Police Union Sues Claremont and Chamber of Commerce; Claims ... | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
Police Union Sues Claremont and Chamber of Commerce; Claims Free Speech Violated California City News, 1/12/12 In October, the city of Claremont and the local Chamber of Commerce put on an arts and crafts fair in ...
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US Chamber of Commerce study highlights Tennessee as business-friendly - Nooga.com

Nooga.comUS Chamber of Commerce study highlights Tennessee as business-friendlyNooga.comA recent study from the United States Chamber of Commerce mentioned Haslam's jobs plan and highlighted Tennessee as a business-friendly state.
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Chamber Promises to Meddle in Elizabeth Warren's Senate Race - ABC News (blog)

Chamber Promises to Meddle in Elizabeth Warren's Senate RaceABC News (blog)The free-enterprise advocates at the US Chamber of Commerce say they'll be spending lots of time trying to influence the Senate race in Massachusetts involving Elizabeth Warren,...
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Unions adapt to new rules, even as they fight to reverse them

Unions adapt to new rules, even as they fight to reverse them | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
PART FOUR OF FIVE: The most controversial state issue of 2011 — the fight over collective bargaining and other rights for public-sector employees — isn’t going away in 2012.
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Washington and the states: a year of uncertainty and foreboding

Washington and the states: a year of uncertainty and foreboding | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
PART TWO OF FIVE: Every state knows it is about to get less financial help from the federal government. What none of them knows is just how much less.
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State Chamber Of Commerce Members Defend Montana's Tester

State Chamber Of Commerce Members Defend Montana's Tester | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
Recent news in the Montana Senate race shows that large, national interest groups' views don't always coincide with all of their members in the local community organizations — with some Chamber of Com.
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Dubai Chamber delegation in Las Vegas for the world's largest consumer ... - AME Info

Dubai Chamber delegation in Las Vegas for the world's largest consumer ... - AME Info | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
AME InfoDubai Chamber delegation in Las Vegas for the world's largest consumer ...AME InfoA Dubai trade mission, headed by top officials of Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, reached Las Vegas to participate in the world's largest Consumer...
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Chamber of Commerce Threatens Senators that Oppose SOPA ...

Chamber of Commerce Threatens Senators that Oppose SOPA ... | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
“On the other side, giant trade group the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, a strong supporter of PIPA, said it would be watching the upcoming vote and warned that it would include senators' votes in its annual scorecard, which ...
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Chamber of Commerce Sends Internal Email Reassessing SOPA ...

Chamber of Commerce Sends Internal Email Reassessing SOPA ... | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- The top intellectual property lawyer at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce appears to have sent out an email to underlings on Friday, notifying the world's most powerful corporate lobbyists that their organization ...
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EYE ON MIAMI: Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce: Put this in ...

EYE ON MIAMI: Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce: Put this in ... | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce -- that not so long ago didn't even have the business acumen to keep its bank account safe from its own employees-- endorsed big-time casinos downtown recently. What else would ...
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OakPAC Attack -Oakland Chamber of Commerce's war on ...

OakPAC Attack -Oakland Chamber of Commerce's war on ... | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
No one has fought Occupy Oakland as viciously as the Oakland Chamber of Commerce and OakPAC, the chamber's Political Action Committee, is the cash in every Councilmember's campaign. The chamber is not a lobbyist; ...
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Daily Kos: Chamber of Commerce vows to become 'significantly ...

Daily Kos: Chamber of Commerce vows to become 'significantly ... | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
While it is not surprising that the Chamber of Commerce is getting involved in MA-Sen, it is noteworthy that the forces of greed have been so quickly forced to start calling in reinforcements. Both Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS ...
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Bush Foundation, Florida Chamber of Commerce Release ...

Bush Foundation, Florida Chamber of Commerce Release ... | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
If there was any real doubt that Jeb Bush's faux education foundation and the Florida Chamber of Commerce weren't in cahoots should be dispelled today by the groups choreographed release of statements in regards to ...
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Freeport chamber to host free health and wellness fair Jan. 28

Freeport chamber to host free health and wellness fair Jan. 28 | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
The Freeport Chamber of Commerce is kicking off the new year with a new Health and Wellness Fair featuring local businesses in the health field. (Freeport chamber to host free health and wellness fair Jan.
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Boise Chamber of Commerce to endorse Governor Otter's IGem program - KIVI-TV

KLEWBoise Chamber of Commerce to endorse Governor Otter's IGem programKIVI-TVBy Jaclyn Brandt The Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce is endorsing Governor CL “Butch” Otter's IGem initiative and urging the Idaho Legislature to appropriate the necessary...
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At last, a state budget year when the sky is not falling

At last, a state budget year when the sky is not falling | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
PART FIVE OF FIVE: After four years of epic budget woes, states are ready for an improved 2012. Some are even poised to add dollars back to programs they wish they never had to cut.
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Medicaid: a year of excruciating decisions

Medicaid: a year of excruciating decisions | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
PART THREE OF FIVE: For state health officials, rising Medicaid rolls and declining federal support add up to only one scenario: a year of ever tighter budgets.
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After a contentious political year, Republicans may moderate their approach

After a contentious political year, Republicans may moderate their approach | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
PART ONE OF FIVE: With the 2012 election drawing near, Republican leaders in much of the country are sounding less combative on the legislative front than they did in 2011.
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Economist shares mostly good news with Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce - Duluth News Tribune

Economist shares mostly good news with Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce - Duluth News Tribune | Chamber Advocate | Scoop.it
Economist shares mostly good news with Duluth Area Chamber of CommerceDuluth News Tribune“We're on the road to recovery,” Anderson, Wells Fargo's senior economist, told a gathering of business people at a Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon on...
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