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 ReleaseJan 09, 2020 - 10:00am

Donohue: 'Engaging with the world is our best strategy for strong national security and lasting prosperity'

Today U.S. Chamber CEO Thomas J. Donohue cautioned that the United States must continue to engage on the world stage or risk being left behind in his annual State of American Business Address.

Press ReleaseJan 09, 2020 - 10:00am

Donohue: States Regulating National Policy Issues ‘Presents Challenges and Uncertainties for Business’

U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO Tom Donohue warned today in his State of American Business speech that an emerging patchwork of state regulations on national economic issues presents challenges and uncertainties for business.

Letters to CongressJan 07, 2020 - 9:30am

Coalition Letter on the Nomination of Jovita Carranza to be Administrator of the Small Business Administration

This Coalition letter was sent to the United States Senate, supporting the nomination of Jovita Carranza to be Administrator of the Small Business Administration.

Letters to CongressDec 17, 2019 - 3:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 2603, the “Northern Mariana Islands Small Business Act”

This Hill letter was sent to Delegate Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan, supporting H.R. 2603, the “Northern Mariana Islands Small Business Act.”

Letters to CongressDec 17, 2019 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Key Vote Letter on Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations Bills

This Key Vote Alert! letter was sent to the U.S. House of Representatives, supporting Fiscal Year 2020 appropriations legislation.

Letters to CongressDec 05, 2019 - 2:15pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 4805, the Access Business Credit Act

This Hill letter was sent to the Representatives Andy Kim, Kendra Horn, and Tim Burchett, supporting H.R. 4805, the "Access Business Credit Act of 2019."

Press ReleaseDec 04, 2019 - 8:00am

Small Business Owners Report Record Confidence

WASHINGTON, DC - Data from the 2019 Q4 MetLife & U.S.

Above the FoldDec 03, 2019 - 3:00pm
Small Business Manufacturer

Small Business Owners Report Record Confidence in Latest US Chamber Survey

American small businesses report record-high confidence despite economic uncertainty and looming trade wars.

Above the FoldNov 22, 2019 - 3:30pm
Shop Small 2019 Map

Where to Shop Small in DC on Small Business Saturday

Start of the holiday shopping season with the U.S. Chamber's Small Business Saturday Shopping Guide!

Above the FoldNov 11, 2019 - 9:45am
Joey Vanoni, Pizza di Joey

Navy Veteran Joey Vanoni Shares the Secret Sauce to Starting his Baltimore Pizzeria

In honor of Veteran's Day, entrepreneur Joey Vanoni shares how he used his skills as a Naval officer to open his own pizzeria in Baltimore.