Economic Growth

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Letters to CongressMay 13, 2021 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter on the Nomination of Don Graves to be Deputy Secretary of Commerce

This letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate, supporting the nomination of Don Graves to be Deputy Secretary of Commerce.

Above the FoldMay 13, 2021 - 9:15am
Business owner wearing a facemask while bookkeeping at a restaurant using a laptop during the COVID-19 pandemic

Raising the Capital Gains Tax: Who Does it Really Hurt?

The Biden Administration's proposed tax increases ignore the millions of Americans who will pay the price of the proposed tax increases.

Above the FoldMay 12, 2021 - 10:00am
Waiter Wearing PPE During Covid-19 Pandemic Serving Food to Diners Wearing Masks

The Jobs Gap—And How Washington Can Help Fix It

For businesses of all sizes hiring the right workers has become increasingly difficult, but Washington can help fix it.

Above the FoldMay 06, 2021 - 3:45pm
A couple of small business owners hold and "open" sign in front of their shop.

K-Shaped Recovery Gives Way to Great Resurgence

This summer should mark the end of the K-Shaped Recovery and the beginning of the Great Resurgence. Read more.

Above the FoldApr 30, 2021 - 2:45pm
Small businesses along Main Street in America

Small Business Would Be Hit Hard by Corporate Tax Increase

Over one million small businesses would see their tax bills increase significantly with a corporate income tax raise.

ArticleApr 27, 2021 - 2:15pm
The White House located in Washington, D.C.

What the Business Community Wants, Needs, and Deserves to Hear from President Biden

Here is what the business community wants to hear from President Biden in his speech marking his first 100 days in office.

Press ReleaseApr 21, 2021 - 3:30pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Applauds Tax Credit for Small Businesses as a Path Forward for Economic Health

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Vice President of Small Business Policy, Tom Sullivan released the following statement in response to President Biden’s revisions to the tax credit to compensate small businesses for providing paid time off for vaccines. 

Letters to CongressApr 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on the Syed Nomination for Deputy SBA Administrator

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, on the Nomination of Dilawar Syed to be Deputy Administrator of the Small Business Administration.

Above the FoldApr 15, 2021 - 8:30am
Risk-based pricing

Supporting and Strengthening Risk-Based Pricing to Benefit All U.S. Consumers

When consumers are looking to borrow money, whether it be for a credit card, homeownership, or an auto loan, their past information is used by financial institutions to determine how best and at what level to provide the access to capital they need.

Letters to CongressApr 13, 2021 - 3:15pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on a Committee Report on Antitrust

This letter was sent to the Members of the House Committee on the Judiciary, on the the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law’s majority staff report on the “Investigation of Competition in Digital Markets."