Governor Abbott Participates In Fireside Chat At The U.S. Chamber’s Association Committee Of 100 Meeting

December 10, 2018 | Austin, Texas | Press Release

Governor Greg Abbott today participated in a Fireside Chat at the U.S. Chamber’s Association Committee of 100 (C100) meeting in Austin. The Governor and C100 Chairman Matt Shay discussed the importance of workforce development and the strategies behind Texas’ continued economic success.

“CEOs and business leaders continue to invest in Texas because of our high quality workforce and our commitment low taxes and reasonable regulations,” said Governor Abbott. “However, as the global marketplace shifts to a 21st century economy, Texas must focus on the future. That is why the Lone Star State will continue to diversify its economy and invest in our workforce to ensure we remain a global powerhouse.”

The U.S. Chamber’s Association Committee of 100 is comprised of association executives from across the country that represent industries from energy to health care. Twice a year, C100 members come together for an exclusive meeting to address issues facing the business community.