The Policy Group is comprised of several major policy divisions within the Chamber including the Cyber, Intelligence, and Security Division; Economic Policy Division; Employment Policy Division; and Small Business Policy Division. Environmental Affairs and Sustainability, Health Policy, and Transportation and Infrastructure Policy are also under the umbrella of the Policy Group.
The Policy Division works closely with Congressional and Public Affairs and Political Affairs and Federation Relations.
- Sep 20, 2017Dayton, Ohio Becomes the First 'Certified Welcoming' City in the U.S. The Midwest city is capitalizing on the power of immigrants to energize their neighborhoods, economy, and culture.
- Sep 20, 2017Letter to Congress asking for relief for DACA recipientsSeptember 20, 2017TO THE MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS:The U.S. Chamber of Commerce urges Congress to act quickly to provide permanentrelief for the approximately 800,000 individuals who will be negatively impacted by therescission of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program, commonly referred to asDACA.
- Sep 19, 2017A 360 Degree Outlook on the Global Security Landscape We need to rethink how we share and divide responsibility for combating cyber threats between the private sector and government.
- Sep 19, 2017History and Hope Mix for Bipartisan Tax Reform
Comprehensive tax reform, current edition, resembles the successful 1986 effort in many ways.
- Sep 19, 2017Principles for IoT Security This paper provides an overview of the growth and innovation in the IoT ecosystem, followed by a discussion of the challenges to securing the IoT and the significant ongoing public-private work to enhance security. It concludes with recommendations that can help policymakers and industry experts collaborate on reducing barriers to innovation and co-creating global frameworks to improve security.
- Sep 19, 2017U.S. Chamber Report Offers Principles for Internet of Things Security
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today released a new report titled
- Sep 18, 2017Privacy Shield: What Successful Transatlantic Cooperation Looks Like
As data becomes an integral part of our growing global economies, so too does protection of data take priority.
- Sep 16, 2017Las Vegas Review-Journal Op-ed: The Culinary union's latest scorched earth tactic against Station Casinos
If you shop for Friday night provisions at Trader Joe’s, you may have noticed protests and secretly placed fliers urging you not to purchase...
- Sep 15, 2017Dear Washington: Messages from Main Street on the Health Insurance Tax One of the biggest challenges business owners face is the rising costs associated with this Obamacare's tax.
- Sep 15, 2017Small Businesses Bring Change to D.C.
If you want to bring real change to Washington D.C., sometimes you have to literally bring it. The U.S. Chamber celebrated and championed small business this week with the National Small Business Summit. Small business owners of all ages and backgrounds gathered in Washington for a four-day conference on the issues which matters most to small business.