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  • Austin Chamber opposes proposed Texas comptroller ruling on sales tax collection

    AUSTIN, Texas—Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Mike Rollins, on behalf of the Chamber Executive Committee, has sent a letter to Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar in opposition to a proposed ruling regarding sales tax collection.

    Mar 12, 2020

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  • Austin Chamber statement in response to City of Austin/Travis County state of emergency

    Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Mike Rollins released the following statement regarding the City of Austin/Travis County state of emergency and effective cancellation of SXSW.

    Mar 6, 2020

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  • Austin Chamber applauds proposed funding of IH 35 Capital Expressway project

    AUSTIN, Texas—Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Mike Rollins and Opportunity Austin Chair Gary Farmer sent the following letter to Texas Transportation Commissioner Bruce Bugg, thanking the commission for proposed funding for the IH 35 Capital Expressway project:

    Feb 27, 2020

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  • Austin Chamber announces Austin Gives Generous Business Awards honorees

    The Austin Gives Generous Business Awards luncheon will be held at the JW Marriott on Mar. 26.

    Feb 19, 2020

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  • Austin Chamber confirms former Texas Supreme Court Justice Craig Enoch as chair, Bank of America's Nikki Graham as chair-elect

    2020 executive committee and new board members announced

    Dec 18, 2019

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