Small Business Policy

The Small Business Policy team formulates small business policy and assists small business members in creating effective grassroots actions and strategies on legislative, regulatory and international initiatives.

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Press ReleaseMar 25, 2021 - 2:15pm

U.S. Chamber Applauds Senate Passage of Paycheck Protection Program Extension

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce applauds the Senate for its passage of the Paycheck Protection Program Extension Act.

Letters to CongressMar 25, 2021 - 8:30am

U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 1799, the "PPP Extension Act"

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate on H.R. 1799, the "PPP Extension Act."

Above the FoldMar 18, 2021 - 1:15pm
Female small business owner ringing out customers at outdoor restaurant

5 Takeaways from MetLife, US Chamber Q1 Small Business Index

The Q1 2021 MetLife and U.S. Chamber Small Business Index shows that COVID-19 vaccines are lifting spirits for small businesses.

Press ReleaseMar 17, 2021 - 10:45am

U.S. Chamber Urges Senate to pass Paycheck Protection Program Extension after 415-3 House Vote

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The following statement can be attributed to Neil Bradley, executive vice president and chief policy officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Letters to CongressMar 16, 2021 - 1:15pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on the Guzman Nomination to be SBA Administrator

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate, on the nomination of Isabel Guzman to be Administrator of the Small Business Administration (SBA).

Press ReleaseMar 16, 2021 - 9:00am

Small Business Owners Indicate a Long Road to Recovery, New Poll Shows

More than half say vaccines make them more optimistic about their businessWASHINGTON, D.C. — The distribution of coronavirus vaccines is providing small business owners with signs of optimism, but most see a long road ahead before the business climate returns to normal.

Press ReleaseMar 12, 2021 - 10:45am

U.S. Chamber: Paycheck Protection Program Extension Essential to Small Business Survival

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The following statement can be attributed to Neil Bradley, executive vice president and chief policy officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Letters to CongressMar 05, 2021 - 8:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter to the Senate on the American Rescue Plan

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate, on the "American Rescue Plan."

Letters to CongressMar 03, 2021 - 4:00pm

Coalition Letter on Extension of the Paycheck Protection Program Deadline

This Coalition letter was sent to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, and the SenateCommittee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship, on extending the application deadline for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).

Letters to CongressFeb 26, 2021 - 12:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 389 / H.R. 1226, the "Next Generation Entrepreneurship Corps Act"

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Congress, supporting S. 389 / H.R. 1226, the "Next Generation Entrepreneurship Corps Act."