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Business Confidence Weakens in July

Confidence among Massachusetts employers weakened during July after two months of gains as the COVID-19 pandemic shrank the…

Next Stimulus Must Stabilize Unemployment Insurance System

The new economic stimulus bill being discussed by Congress and the White House must provide money to shore…

Governor Issues Strict New Travel Order

Governor Charlie Baker today issued a strict new travel order that requires visitors and Massachusetts residents returning home…

AIM to Honor Employer Resilience in New Program

Editor’s Note – John Regan is President and Chief Executive Officer of Associated Industries of Massachusetts. I am…

Business Community Statement Decries Racism

Associated Industries of Massachusetts today joined 25 other statewide business associations in issuing a statement on systemic racism…

Employer Confidence Rises in June

Business confidence continued to rebound during June as Massachusetts methodically re-opened its economy and COVID-19 cases surged elsewhere…

Theaters, Casinos, Gyms May Open on Monday

Museums, fitness centers, movie theaters, casinos and other businesses will be able to open their doors Monday under…

North American Trade Agreement Takes Effect

The United States Mexico Canada (USMCA) Trade Agreement—the “new NAFTA”—goes into effect today. The USMCA modernizes the North…

Hilferty Re-Elected AIM Board Chair; 14 Directors Return to Board

AIM members last week re-elected 14 members of the organization’s Board of Directors in electronic balloting that was…