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  • Op-Ed: Open jobs across the state show Kentucky is ready to recover May 6, 2021
    The following is a op-ed piece authored by Kentucky Chamber President and CEO Ashli Watts It’s springtime in Kentucky. We just hosted the Derby with over 51,000 fans in attendance watching the best two minutes in sports. Anyone in Kentucky […] The post Op-Ed: Open jobs across the state show Kentucky is ready to recover […]
    Jacqueline Pitts
  • Kentucky Chamber shares open positions from across the state ahead of reinstated unemployment benefit requirements May 4, 2021
    With Kentucky’s work search requirement for unemployment insurance benefits being reinstated beginning Sunday, May 9, the Kentucky Chamber released a list of open positions across the state Tuesday to help connect Kentuckians with employers. As part of the Kentucky Chamber’s […] The post Kentucky Chamber shares open positions from across the state ahead of reinstated […]
    Jacqueline Pitts
  • Changes to education accountability standards would hurt transition readiness, Kentucky Chamber warns May 4, 2021
    The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce has commented on proposed changes to accountability weights in the Kentucky Department of Education’s administrative regulations. The proposed changes to 703 KAR 5:270 would decrease the value placed on students’ postsecondary readiness in Kentucky’s high […] The post Changes to education accountability standards would hurt transition readiness, Kentucky Chamber warns […]
    Jacqueline Pitts
  • Kentucky business community encourages Congress to find a different approach to funding critical infrastructure investments May 3, 2021
    As President Joe Biden discusses a federal infrastructure plan and other legislation, the Kentucky Chamber asked the state’s federal delegation to focus on more specific infrastructure investments and to avoid anti-business tax measures that would harm Kentucky’s economy. In a […] The post Kentucky business community encourages Congress to find a different approach to funding […]
    Jacqueline Pitts
  • Kentucky Chamber Celebrates 75 Years of Uniting Business and Advancing Kentucky May 3, 2021
    The year was 1946. Democrat Harry S. Truman was president. Republican Simeon Willis was Kentucky’s governor. Gas cost 15 cents a gallon, eggs cost 64 cents a dozen, the average annual wage was $2,500, and ENIAC — the first and […] The post Kentucky Chamber Celebrates 75 Years of Uniting Business and Advancing Kentucky appeared […]
    Jacqueline Pitts
  • Chamber recognizes 10 legislators as MVPs of the 2021 General Assembly April 29, 2021
    The 2021 General Assembly saw progress on many issues important to the business community. The Kentucky Chamber announced the recognition of ten legislators who displayed conspicuous actions which helped ensure this success. Recipients of the 2021 Kentucky Chamber MVP Award […] The post Chamber recognizes 10 legislators as MVPs of the 2021 General Assembly appeared […]
    Jacqueline Pitts
  • Kentucky Chamber releases Results for Business publication detailing actions of the 2021 session April 26, 2021
    The Kentucky Chamber’s wrap-up of the 2021 Kentucky General Assembly and what it means to businesses is now available for download. The Chamber’s Results for Business publication contains bill descriptions as well as a legislative voting record that will help […] The post Kentucky Chamber releases Results for Business publication detailing actions of the 2021 […]
    Jacqueline Pitts

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