Post Tagged with: "U.S. Chamber of Commerce"

August 3, 2010 08:17

US Chamber of Commerce announces support for Rubio on Crist’s birthday

This past Saturday, Charlie Crist celebrated his birthday on July 24 by asking supporters for money to save his campaign. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce chose to celebrate by formally announcing our endorsement of Marco Rubio for United States Senate.

July 15, 2010 05:13

Obama lied – again: Obama fiscal commission co-chair says Obamacare won’t bring down costs

The Democratic co-chair of President Obama’s fiscal commission said Wednesday that the president’s health care bill will do very little to bring down costs, contradicting claims from the White House that their sweeping legislation will dramatically impact runaway entitlement spending.

April 9, 2010 05:06

Obama Plots Assault on Non-Union Businesses

If this scheme is put into effect, very possibly through an executive order signed by President Obama, it would shatter decades-old, competitive contract rules that seek the best quality work at the lowest price.

March 3, 2010 05:43

Obama administration takes low road with union favored construction policies

The Service Employees International Union, which has been one of the leading advocates for the High Road policy, has repeatedly refused to comment on the proposal or its lobbying efforts.

February 23, 2010 17:22

Documents confirm White House pushing pro-union contracting policies

Following the report Republicans slammed the proposal, with Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma referring to it as “backdoor card check.” Other critics, led by Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, worry the new rules would increase the cost of government contracting by as much as 20 percent, or more than $100 billion annually, while further slowing the procurement process.