Paid Holiday Survey


The paid holiday survey is now open until November 10, 2021. Please have the appropriate person from your company complete the survey to compare the paid holidays for companies in Illinois for 2022.

U.S. Chamber's 'Build Back Better' stance puts biz in a bind


The D.C. debate right now is dominated by discussions over what will and will not get into President Joe Biden’s “Build Back Better” effort. The reconciliation package was originally supposed to cost $3.5 trillion over 10 years, but moderate lawmakers, including Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, balked at the size and scope of the effort. That has thrown almost everything into flux.

Op-ed: New energy bill backers use promise of green future to hide cost and controversy


Illinois has a bright future in providing renewable energy to supplement Illinois’ growing demands. However, proponents of a recently enacted law use this optimism and misdirection to hide two stark facts: