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 FoldFeb 06, 2019 - 1:00pm
Don Duvall (left), Jim Jalbert (center left), and James Strange (center right) discuss infrastructure improvements at America's Infrastructure: Time to Invest.

Businesses Make the Case for Infrastructure Investment

Deteriorating infrastructure hurts companies' bottom lines.

Above the FoldFeb 04, 2019 - 9:00am
Vehicles in traffic travel along Interstate 80 in Emeryville, CA.

Rebuilding Our Infrastructure

Leaders on both sides of the aisle agree that this needs to be done – now they need to act.

Above the FoldJan 14, 2019 - 1:30pm
U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue delivering the 2019 State of American Business address.

Keeping Up the Economic Momentum in 2019

We look forward to working with all our leaders to keep our country on the path to greater prosperity.

Above the FoldJan 10, 2019 - 9:15am
State of American Business 2019

State of American Business 2019 Live Blog

President and CEO Tom Donohue outlined the top challenges facing the business community and lays out the U.S. Chamber’s policy priorities.

Above the FoldJan 07, 2019 - 6:15pm
Tom Donohue at the 2018 State of American Business

It was a Busy and Productive 2018 for the U.S. Chamber

Last year was full of accomplishments. 2019 will be no different.

Above the FoldNov 12, 2018 - 9:00am
The art of the possible.

New Opportunities for Bipartisanship

We’re calling on our new and reelected leaders from both parties to claim the middle ground and reject the extremes on both sides.

Above the FoldNov 08, 2018 - 2:30pm
The American flag flies outside the U.S. Capitol.

What’s Next? 5 Takeaways from the Midterm Elections

What’s now on the table for the business community and a pro-growth agenda, and what should you be watching for in the months ahead?

Above the FoldOct 03, 2018 - 11:30am
Newark International Airport control tower.

How Not to Pay to Modernize America’s Transportation Infrastructure

Forcing aviation users to pay for the Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corporation (PATH) railway is not the right approach.

Above the FoldMay 21, 2018 - 5:15pm
Norfolk Southern freight trains in Danville, KY.

21st Century Supply Chains Need State-of-the-Art Infrastructure

Experts say technology will rule the day, if infrastructure will enable it.

Above the FoldMay 21, 2018 - 10:00am
A worker helps pave a highway in Streator, IL.

We Can Have Better Infrastructure if We Cut Red Tape

Getting government approvals for projects creates delays, often lasting years.