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Tom Donohue and Paul Ryan

From visiting heads of state to visiting rock stars, the Chamber engaged with wide and diverse audiences to close out 2016.

Carrie Brooks
Christmas online shopping

Consumers shouldn’t let counterfeiters rob them of their holiday cheer. Here are some tips to help you shop safely.

Kasie Brill
The Trans-Pacific Partnership ensures America remains the innovation center of the world.

The Pacific trade agreement ensures America remains the innovation center of the world.

Patrick Kilbride
"We the people" on the side of the National Constitution Center.

The Founding Fathers recognized how IP fuels innovation and rewards innovators.

Courtney Paul
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House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) delivers remarks in the House Chamber.

The House passed bipartisan legislation that modernizes government and meets the needs of today’s innovation-driven economy.

Tim Day
Cell phone towers in front of a clear, blue sky.

Not treating broadband providers as public utilities under the Communications Act is a place to start.

Jordan Crenshaw
Technology

America needs a leader who supports policies that allow all businesses to succeed in a dynamic global economy and that advance innovation.

Nodes in a Internet of Things network.

A Chamber Technology Engagement Center poll finds that the public understands the value in internet-connected devices.

Sean Hackbarth
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Shopping online this holiday season? Beware of the threat of cyber attacks.

Consumers are expected to set a record for online shopping this holiday season. Meaning more personal data is prone to cyber attacks.

Thomas J. Donohue
Tips for exercising good cyber hygiene this holiday season

Cyber Monday gives cybercriminals to prey on businesses. Here are a few tips for preventing cybercrime this holiday season.

Ann M. Beauchesne
Stephen W. Orfei

The number one domestic priority has to be economic growth.

Blair Latoff Holmes
Ann Beauchesne, U.S. Chamber senior vice president of National Security and Preparedness at the Air Force Memorial.

Cyberattacks threaten our national competitiveness, but there is something we can do about it.

Laura Bonavita
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Analysts monitor data at the Market Intelligence Desk (MID) inside the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York.

The drop off in public companies means fewer jobs, decreased investment opportunities for Americans, and slower economic growth.

Brian P. O'Shea
2017 State of American Business address with U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue.

U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue released the American Growth Agenda to accelerate economic growth.

Sean Hackbarth
A body of men holding themselves accountable to nobody ought not to be trusted by anybody -- Thomas Paine.

The bureau routinely disregards its responsibilities and limits under the law.

Andres Gil
European Union and United States flags.

A new E.U. proposal would require U.S. banks to establish “ring fences” in Europe.

Andres Gil
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State of American Business Issue Series

U.S. Chamber’s policy experts will dig into the issues and explain what pro-growth policies are needed for our economy.

Sean Hackbarth
The American Growth Agenda

Regulatory and tax reforms, updating infrastructure, and expanding trade are only a few ways the Chamber will pursue growth in America.

Thomas J. Donohue
2017 State of American Business

The Chamber’s message to policymakers and incoming leaders is simple: Choose growth.

Thomas J. Donohue
Oil tankers anchored near the Port of Long Beach, Calif. Photo credit: Tim Rue/Bloomberg.

Good things happen when American innovation combines with a good energy policy.

Sean Hackbarth
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