Infrastructure

Most Americans agree that our roads, bridges, mass transit systems, air and sea ports, and water infrastructure are critical national assets that drive growth, jobs, safety, and global competitiveness.

What we can’t seem to agree on is how to pay for badly needed maintenance and repairs. It’s time to stop thinking about infrastructure as a problem, but as an opportunity for bipartisan agreement to invest wisely and carefully in our most critical needs, while eliminating wasteful spending.

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Recent Activity

Letters to CongressJun 04, 2019 - 11:15am

U.S. Chamber Letter to the Senate Commerce Committee Supporting Stephen Dickson for Administrator of the FAA

This letter was sent to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, supporting the nomination of Stephen Dickson for Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration.

Above the FoldMay 24, 2019 - 10:00am
U.S. Flag

Slowdown Ahead: Why Your Memorial Day Drive Will Take Way Longer Than It Should

Weekend Travelers Prefer Gas Tax Increase over Traffic Congestion

Above the FoldMay 23, 2019 - 11:30am
Highway Texas

A Path Forward for American Infrastructure

Infrastructure is bigger than any one person, company or industry. We all benefit from smart investments in a modern transportation network.

Press ReleaseMay 22, 2019 - 2:45pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Infrastructure

Thomas J. Donohue, President and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement today on infrastructure:

Above the FoldMay 21, 2019 - 12:45pm
Gas nozzles at a gas station.

States, Gas Taxes, and the Mythical Political Hit

12 states have raised their gas tax since 2016.

Above the FoldMay 20, 2019 - 11:00am
Bran from Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones Finale: The Biggest Unanswered Question

How will Bran the Broken’s administration rebuild Westeros’s infrastructure after all the chaos?

Above the FoldMay 20, 2019 - 9:00am
Packages move along conveyer belts at the Amazon.com fulfillment center in Robbinsville, NJ.

Supply Chains: Virtually Invisible, Vitally Important

The U.S. Chamber will leverage its lobbying muscle, deep resources, and expertise to modernize them for the consumers and companies.

Above the FoldMay 17, 2019 - 12:00pm
A Domino's "Paving for Pizza" work crew filling a pothole.

Pizza, Potholes, and Why We Need to Fix our Infrastructure

President Trump and Congress have a historic opportunity to helps our economy move ahead for decades to come.

Above the FoldMay 14, 2019 - 1:00pm
Contractors work on a highway ramp under construction in Alexandria, VA.

American Infrastructure: The Cost of Inaction

Every wasted hour in traffic means delayed deliveries to customers or money that could be invested in creating jobs.