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    Thursday, September 21, 2017
    The 17th Annual Hub City BBQ Cook-off, presented by the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce and Suddenlink, awarded the best BBQ in the Hub City on Thurs., Sept. 21. There were 100 teams entered in this year’s competition, which included professional, corporate and amateur/student experience levels. Attendees enjoyed great BBQ and entertainment by Micky and the Motorcars and the School of Rock. The BBQ ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 19, 2017
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Independent Stock Market to host a Capital and Investment Conference on Thurs., Oct. 5, from 9 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., to support local entrepreneurs and give investors business opportunities.    The event will feature Adam Brandley, Founder and CEO of Independent Stock Market, who will address how he takes existing businesses public within a few ...read more
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    Friday, September 15, 2017
    The three key leaders of the Texas Tech University System and its two Lubbock components will be featured at the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Texas Tech System Luncheon on Tues., Oct. 24, at 11:45 a.m. at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center in conjunction with and following the State Legislative Forum.   The luncheon, which will feature Chancellor Robert Duncan, Texas Tech President ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce will host a State Legislative Forum on Tues., Oct. 24, from 7-11:30 a.m., at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center in conjunction with and preceding the State of the Texas Tech System Luncheon.   In a half-day session, the State Legislative Forum connects local business leaders to top state lawmakers to discuss key West Texas issues. The State Legislative Forum will ...read more
    Categories: Event, Governmental Affairs
    Wednesday, September 06, 2017
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual event to celebrate the area harvest with a Harvest Luncheon on Wed., Oct. 18, at the Bayer Museum of Agriculture.   The serving line begins at 11:30 a.m. with the program beginning promptly at 12 p.m.                                                                                                                           Dr. Sukant Misra, ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    Join the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the 2017 Hispanic Heritage Luncheon on Wed., Oct. 11, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the LCU Baker Conference Center.   This year’s featured speaker will be Steve Gomez, head women’s basketball coach at Lubbock Christian University, the 2016 NCAA Division II National Champions. Gomez has been at the helm of the women’s ...read more
    Categories: Event, Hispanic Business Division
    Thursday, August 31, 2017
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors today (Thursday, August 31) unanimously voted to support the recently proposed City of Lubbock Public Safety Improvements Project. In late July and early August, the Public Safety Improvements Project findings of the City of Lubbock Facilities Committee were presented to the City Council. The proposed improvements include three police substations ...read more
    Categories: Governmental Affairs
    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce sent letters to Capitol Hill to express its concerns about cuts to agriculture in President Trump’s FY2018 Budget Proposal.   “These cuts would be detrimental to the thousands of family farmers in the Lubbock area,” said Eddie McBride, Chamber President/CEO. “The Chamber is well aware of the economic challenges agriculture and allied industries in this area face, ...read more
    Categories: Governmental Affairs
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce is cheering the Regulatory Accountability Act (RAA) that was introduced in the U.S. Senate with bipartisan support from Senators Rob Portman (OH) and Heidi Heitkamp (ND). The introduction of the RAA is a huge step forward in making regulatory reform a reality in the 115th Congress.   “The business community asked the U.S. Senate in February to take action to make ...read more
    Categories: Governmental Affairs
    Wednesday, November 23, 2016
     The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce releases statement from Chairwoman Beth Bridges on the preliminary injunction blocking the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) new overtime regulation nationwide.   Beth Bridges, Lubbock Chamber of Commerce Chairwoman: In a significant victory for job creators and employee flexibility and opportunity, U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant issued a preliminary injunction ...read more
    Categories: Governmental Affairs
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