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    America’s Longest Government Shutdown Punishes D.C.-area Businesses and Workers

    A joint press release from 22 business organizations from the Metropolitan Washington area calls for the President and congressional leaders to reopen the federal government.

    Photo: Erick Drost/Flickr

    Statement on the Federal Government Shutdown

    From Jack McDougle, President & CEO of the Board of Trade: “Not only is the government shutdown ineffective policy-making, it’s also hurting the region.

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    Five Big Ideas from the Capital Region Transportation Forum

    In late November, the Board of Trade teamed up with the Greater Washington Partnership to host the 2018 Capital Region Transportation Forum. Here are five big ideas from the conversations on stage.

    The Board of Trade Releases 2019-2021 Strategic Plan

    Today, at the 2018 Annual Meeting, the Board of Trade released a bold, new strategic plan for the years ahead. Read the opening letter

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