Economic Growth

Recent Activity

Letters to CongressJul 26, 2021 - 9:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter on the Nomination of Grant Harris to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Analysis at the Department of Commerce

This Hill letter was sent to Members of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on the Nomination of Grant Harris to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Industry and Analysis at the Department of Commerce.

Letters to CongressJul 15, 2021 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 2348, the "Golden-preneurship Act"

This Hill letter on S. 2348, the "Golden-preneurship Act" was sent to Sens. Shaheen and Scott.

Letters to CongressJul 14, 2021 - 8:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter on FY22 Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the House Committee on Appropriations, on Fiscal Year 2022 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies bill.

Above the FoldJul 13, 2021 - 11:00am
Young woman check prices on cans in a grocery store aisle.

We Should Take the Threat of Higher Inflation Seriously – Here are 5 Ways to Do So

A Chamber economist presents five ways Congress and the Biden administration can get in front of inflation before it is too late.

Letters to CongressJul 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on FY22 Homeland Security Appropriations

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the House Committee on Appropriations, on Fiscal Year 2022 Homeland Security Appropriations legislation.

Above the FoldJul 07, 2021 - 3:45pm
Man places "now hiring" sign in storefront window of his shop.

Number of Unfilled Jobs Stays Elevated During Worker Shortage Crisis

The biggest issue facing the economy this summer is a shortage of workers going back to open jobs.

Above the FoldJul 01, 2021 - 10:00am
Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk | Photo via Flickr / Beth Mahoney

“We’re in Survival Mode:” On the Delaware Shore, Small Businesses Struggle to Stay Afloat Amid Worker Shortage

In seaside Rehoboth, it's a devastating and all-too-common narrative for tourism-dependent employers amid a national workforce crisis.

Letters to CongressJul 01, 2021 - 9:30am

U.S. Chamber Letter on Antitrust Legislation

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives, opposing H.R. 3849, H.R. 3816, H.R. 3825, and H.R. 3826. These bills are on the Legislative Leadership list for the “How They Voted” scorecard.

Letters to CongressJul 01, 2021 - 8:00am

U.S. Chamber Letter on FY22 State and Foreign Operations Appropriations

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the House Committee on Appropriations on Fiscal Year 2022 State and Foreign Operations Appropriations.

Letters to CongressJun 30, 2021 - 2:45pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 4054, "Tribal Tax and Investment Reform Act"

This Hill letter was sent to Representatives Ron Kind and Mike Kelly and the Members of the House Committee on Ways and Means, supporting H.R. 4054, the "Tribal Tax and Investment Reform Act."