The Strategic Advocacy division is comprised of several major policy divisions within the Chamber including theCyber, Space, and National 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 division works closely with the Chamber's Congressional and Public Affairs and Political Affairs and Federation Relations divisions.
- Aug 02, 2022New Study Shows Technology Platforms Critical to Small Business Growth
Small businesses that utilize technology platforms are outperforming their peers and are more optimistic about the future.
- Aug 01, 2022It’s the Worst Possible Time to Consider Raising Taxes on Small Businesses
Additional taxes cut into a small business’s needed cash reserves—the No. 1 source of funding for small businesses and entrepreneurs during challenging times.
- Aug 01, 2022California’s Independent Contractor Law Worsens the Supply Chain Crisis
As the nation endures an ongoing supply chain crisis, the situation has become much direr thanks to a disastrous California law.
- Jul 27, 2022U.S. Chamber Key Vote Letter on the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022
This Key Vote Alert! letter was sent to Members of the U.S. House of Representatives, supporting the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022.
- Jul 26, 2022Business and Philanthropic Sectors Are Leading Anti-Human Trafficking Initiatives
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and United Way Worldwide produced the report Trust by Performance: Uniting Business and Philanthropy Against Trafficking to commemorate World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, held each year on July 30.
- Jul 20, 2022Surprising Bright Spot for Cost of Medicine: Defying Historic Inflation
Despite the hardship of rising costs to consumers, medicines remain a stable 14% of overall health care costs.
- Jul 19, 2022U.S. Chamber Key Vote Letter on the CHIPS Act of 2022
This Key Vote Alert! Letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate, supporting the CHIPS Act of 2022.
- Jul 18, 2022Consumer Groups Threaten American Retirement Plans by Pushing Paper Disclosures
Over the past 30 years, more and more retirement plan communications have moved away from paper and traditional mail, in favor of digital communications. If that’s the case, why are some in Washington willing to sink new retirement legislation in favor of requiring paper communications?
- Jul 15, 2022Immigration Data Center
America’s woefully inadequate immigration system is directly contributing to the worker shortage crisis and hindering American business operations.
- Jul 14, 2022U.S. Chamber Letter on the Nomination of Joseph Goffman to be Associate Administrator for the Office of Air and Radiation at the EPA
This Hill letter was sent to Members of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works on the nomination of Joseph Goffman to serve as Associate Administrator for the Office of Air and Radiation (OAR) at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).