Today, 23 million Americans are unemployed, underemployed, or have stopped looking for work. A record 47 million people qualify to be on food stamps. Median family income has dropped to 1995 levels—so we’re going backward. Millions of new college graduates, many of them deeply in debt, can't find promising positions in their fields. And at the current rate, our economy is growing too slowly to make a real difference.
The U.S. Chamber has a plan to spur economic growth, put people to work, and restore the American Dream. Through these commonsense steps, the business community can lead the way toward a brighter future.
The U.S. Chamber is committed to comprehensive reforms to the American tax system that will foster job growth, increase American global competitiveness, and attract international investment and innovation. Learn more
The U.S. Chamber advocates for the development and expansion of American energy resources to improve energy security and create jobs in the United States. Learn more
The U.S. Chamber is promoting strategies and solutions to encourage health care reform that lowers cost, improves quality, expands access to health care, and protects American jobs and the employers who create them. Learn more
The U.S. Chamber works every day to build bridges to promising markets abroad, to tear down the barriers that shut U.S. exports out of foreign markets, and to secure a brighter future where international commerce generates economic growth and job creation at home. Learn more
To increase U.S. competitiveness, we must educate, train, attract, and invest in employees who are able to compete and grow in the 21st century. Learn more
The U.S. Chamber is leading the charge to improve the quality of America’s infrastructure—whether it’s transportation, energy, or water networks—all of which directly impact our ability to compete in the global economy. Learn more
The U.S. Chamber works to end lawsuit abuse and ensure that businesses receive the fair, efficient, and consistent justice system they deserve. Learn more
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce believes that American inventions and intellectual property fuel our economy, create jobs, and improve our daily lives through better access to medicines, increased trust in brands, and greater consumer safety. Learn more
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce believes that comprehensive regulatory reform will give businesses the confidence they need to invest in their companies and create new jobs. Learn more