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

Above the FoldSep 09, 2019 - 9:00am
U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. with hazy clouds behind it.

How to Keep the Economy Growing

Depending on whom you talk to, the economy is either soaring or sinking. Which side is right? Well, both ...

Above the FoldAug 19, 2019 - 12:45pm
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Infrastructure: The Bipartisan Opportunity Congress and America Needs

A modern infrastructure bill is the prime opportunity for Congress to come together and improve the day-to-day lives of the American people.

Above the FoldJun 07, 2019 - 10:00am
Looking towards Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, at night.

Infrastructure – Time to Move It

75,000 jobs were created in May 2019. The unemployment rate is 3.6%.

Above the FoldJun 06, 2019 - 12:15pm
Maura Donahue, left, receives the chairman's gavel from Tom Wilson at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

DonahueFavret's Maura Donahue: New Chairman Aims to Build on Chamber’s Strengths

Donahue, a business leader in Louisiana, served previously as chairman from 2005-2006.

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

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.