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 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.

Above the FoldMay 13, 2019 - 12:30pm

Illicit Trade, Trade Disputes, and Future Opportunities for Global Supply Chains: A Q&A with SICPA North America's Jane Holl Lute

We talk to a former deputy secretary of the Department of Homeland Security for her insights.

Above the FoldMay 13, 2019 - 9:00am
"Road closed" sign in front of road construction.

Infrastructure Now!

The need for Washington to come together to revitalize the physical platform of our economy is more urgent today than ever.

Above the FoldApr 12, 2019 - 1:00pm
Waves off Anna Maria Island, United States.

Why American Businesses Need Modern Water Infrastructure

First-class water services are essential to improve the competitiveness of the U.S. economy.

Above the FoldApr 09, 2019 - 1:30pm
Small Business Infrastructure Reform

Small Business Owners Bear Brunt of Costs from Deteriorating Infrastructure

“Why aren’t we as a country investing in the maintenance and preservation of our existing infrastructure?”

Above the FoldMar 26, 2019 - 9:00am
An SUV tows a boat on the freeway in Los Angeles, California.

User Pays, Doofus Pays – A Better Economic Approach to Highway Funding

Make accident-causing drivers pay for their carelessness.