Gene Barr

Background | July 29, 2019
Pennsylvania Takes Bold Action for Infrastructure But Will Be Hit Hard if Federal Legislation Sits Idle

Why Infrastructure Investment?  The Americans for Transportation Mobility (ATM) Coalition spoke with Barr on a July morning shortly after he returned from a meeting of the Keystone Economic Development and Workforce Command Center, which Gov. Tom Wolf appointed him to co-chair. “Our No. 1 [PA Chamber] issue is workforce” says

Blog | July 30, 2019
Pennsylvania Takes Bold Action for Infrastructure But Will Be Hit Hard if Federal Legislation Sits Idle

The more-than-century-old Pennsylvania Chamber has close to 10,000 members and is a business advocate in a state Forbes identified in 2018 as having the sixth biggest economy in the United States, with $793 billion in Gross State Product. But Pennsylvania is not without its weighty challenges, and infrastructure improvements and