Whose endorsement matters?

When you are deciding who to support, think about whether the candidate is backed by the people who know Oklahoma and work to make it a friendly business environment every day. Read More >>

COVID-19 relief must focus on long-term

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, Oklahoma businesses struggle to operate safely while keeping doors open. The actions Congress takes should provide short-term assistance without causing long-term damage. Read More >>

Developing a healthy business climate

Developing a healthy business climate leads to an increase in employment opportunities, an expanded tax base for the state and local communities, a higher standard-of-living and better access to various services. Read More >>

Investments needed for broadband solutions

We are a state of the people. When a need of all the people is not immediately met by the private sector, our instinct is to look to the state for a solution. Read More >>

Chad Warmington comments on moving to phase two of the Open Up and Recover Safely Plan

Chad Warmington comments in response to the governor announcing Oklahoma will be moving to phase two of the Open Up and Recover Safely plan. Read More >>

Lawsuits could jeopardize recovery

Oklahoma businesses responded to COVID-19 pandemic with the Oklahoma standard. As our state opens back up, let's not pay our fellow Oklahomans back with a lawsuit. Read More >>

State Chamber of Oklahoma Supports Governor Stitt's Reopening Efforts

Chad Warmington, president and CEO of the State Chamber of Oklahoma, joined Gov. Kevin Stitt on Wednesday when he announced his phased plan for safely reopening Oklahoma’s economy. Read More >>

Oil, Gas Industry Rebound Could Take Years, Experts Say

News 9 interviews State Chamber President & CEO Chad Warmington on the negative U.S. oil prices, future of oil and gas industry. Read More >>

Necessary Measures

The State Chamber’s Research Foundation through its OK2030 initiative has collaborated with economists and the business community to develop Oklahoma’s Comeback plan. Read More >>

State Chamber Backs Inhofe's Requested Probe into Saudi Arabia, Russia

The State Chamber of Oklahoma sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross supporting a request by U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe to investigate Saudi Arabia and Russia for destabilizing global oil markets by flooding them with crude oil. Read More >>