US Chamber of Commerce

Bill Knight – July 3
11:48 am
Wed July 2, 2014

America’s Unpatriotic Corporations

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As flags unfurl, fireworks explode, and independence celebrated this week, patriotism seems absent from many corporate boardrooms, and an effort to encourage America-first business with roots in west-central Illinois lies dormant since being introduced eight years ago.

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BIll Knight - November 29
11:58 am
Thu November 29, 2012

US Chamber Does Not Represent Small Businesses

Bill Knight

The best route from a slow recovery to a stable economy is one where employers and workers are partners in a cooperative venture to prosper, and instead of standing in the way of employees who seek the middle class by organizing unions, the nation’s biggest umbrella organization for business, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, should encourage workers to have a stake in their companies.

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Bill Knight - April 12
3:09 pm
Wed April 11, 2012

A Call For A More Fair Tax Code

Bill Knight

The tax code has eroded over the years so it’s no longer progressive – in the sense that more affluent citizens and profitable businesses pay more (what they have left is still a fortune). Now, tax law is filled with loopholes, exemptions and allowances that let some successful corporations pay less to the treasury than they pay their own CEOs.

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