Chet Thompson

All posts by Chet Thompson

Chet Thompson is the President of AFPM. To learn more about AFPM, visit AFPM.org.

Trump can reap the full benefits of tax reform by keeping NAFTA intact

*The op-ed below originally appeared in the Houston Chronicle on Monday, February 19, 2018 President Trump clinched a historic victory with tax reform. Now he needs to avoid making a historic mistake by quitting NAFTA, one of the most important...

/ February 20, 2018

Why modernizing NAFTA could be a boon for the US economy

*This blog originally appeared in The Hill on 12/13/17 Negotiations to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are a chance to boost the competitiveness of U.S. companies in Canada and Mexico and solidify the preeminent role U.S. refiners...

/ December 14, 2017

Hiring Our Veterans Is Good for Business

This Veterans Day, AFPM salutes all of the brave men and women that served our country in the military. If you want to thank veterans for their service and sacrifice, there is no better way than by hiring them. According...

/ November 9, 2017

Our Industries’ Response to Harvey

The unprecedented disaster wrought by Hurricane Harvey has the safety of friends, family, colleagues and communities along the Gulf Coast weighing heavy on our minds and hearts. As the crisis continues to unfold over this Labor Day Weekend, members of...

/ September 1, 2017