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Chamber of Commerce Lobbying

Hacked E-Mails Show Web's Usefulness In Dirty-Tricks Campaigns

The Washington Post | Dan Eggen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Although much of K Street spends its time plying the halls of Congress on behalf of well-heeled clients, there is a growing dark side to Washington's ...

Money Pollution: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Darkens the Skies

Bill McKibben | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill McKibben

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is anything but a benign umbrella for American small businesses. Quite the opposite: It's a hard-edged ideological shop that has long opposed environmental standards.

After Bailout, Business Groups Now Turning On Former Allies

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — During the worst of the economic crisis, the nation's most powerful business lobby pleaded with Congress to prop up financial insti...

Chamber Of Commerce Protested At Convention In San Francisco

The San Francisco Chronicle | Kelly Zito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

People attending this week's U.S. Chamber of Commerce convention atop Nob Hill got a typical San Francisco welcome Wednesday: stunning fall weather an...

Chamber Of Commerce Spends $34 Million On Lobbying In Three Months

The Huffington Post | Jenna Staul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The US Chamber of Commerce reported that it spent a mind-boggling $34.7 million lobbying Congress in the third quarter of 2009 -- far surpassing the $...