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The Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce, together with numerous partners across the Commonwealth, advocates in Harrisburg, Pa., and in Washington, D.C. for economic climate improvements that enhance our region's competitiveness, encouraging employers to invest and grow here. These improvements help to make our region a national leader in terms of business investment and expansion.
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Call for Action on High Skilled Immigration Reform”

PG Op-Ed: CEOs of Allegheny Conference, Detroit Regional Chamber and Greater Cleveland Partnership Call for Action on High Skilled Immigration Reform

Earlier this month, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that the U.S. had reached the congressionally mandated H-1B visa cap for the 2017 fiscal year. The H-1B visa program allows U.S. employers to hire international workers, on a temporary basis, in jobs that require specialized skill sets often in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math). Read More

PG Letter to the Editor: The federal government must enforce trade laws to stop steel dumping

Matt Smith, president of the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce, submitted the following Letter to the Editor to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazzete:

It’s hard to believe that almost 40 years after the collapse of our region’s steel-based economy, the federal government remains unable to do an adequate job of protecting key U.S. industries from unfair dumping by foreign trading partners.

We salute U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy, R-Upper St. Clair, for his continued leadership in convening the bipartisan steel caucus to investigate this issue and to demand action on enforcing fair trade. We remain committed to robust global... Read Full Article

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