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CHIPS Act a win for region’s economy

After nearly two years and multiple iterations, Congress recently passed a sweeping piece of bipartisan legislation aimed at bolstering domestic semiconductor manufacturing, as well...

A crucial, final step for infrastructure bill

With billions of dollars of federal relief authorized over the past 18 months, and more and more Americans receiving vaccinations each day, our economy...

Smart investment in America’s future: Doubling the max Pell grant

College affordability and access to higher education have been topics of much discussion in Washington, D.C., and throughout our region in recent years. And...

Frivolous lawsuits would stifle a recovery

As our region slowly advances on the path toward recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, we are seeing the ripple effects of this unprecedented crisis...

Congress must pass USMCA

While the U.S. economy continues to show steady signs of growth, there is considerable concern in the business community about current U.S. trade policies...

People with disabilities eager to work

With more than 6 million unfilled positions and companies reporting they are challenged to find skilled workers, job training and continuing education is more...

Developing a regional talent pipeline

The New England Board of Higher Education Commission on Higher Education & Employability recently released an 18-point strategy to increase the career readiness of...

Tax reform can drive economic gains

Congress has returned to Washington with quite a daunting to-do list. Lawmakers were able to quickly check off a few items – helping storm...

Blueprint for manufacturing

Rhode Island proudly lays claim to being the birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution. More than 230 years ago, Samuel Slater built the nation's...

Trade is key to region’s growth

With 95 percent of the world's consumers outside U.S. borders, there is simply no denying the tremendous economic impact of international trade, both here...
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