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 ReleaseOct 15, 2020 - 3:15pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Names Jam Hops Gymnastics Factory ‘Dream Big’ Small Business of the Year

Dream Big Awards recognize new Community Support and Leadership Award in response to COVID-19, plus 6 Business Achievement Awards 

Above the FoldOct 14, 2020 - 5:15pm
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Jam Hops Gymnastics Factory Wins 2020 Dream Big Small Business of the Year

Congratulations to the 2020 Dream Big Award winners!

Above the FoldOct 08, 2020 - 3:15pm
2020 Dream Big Awards

Meet the 2020 Dream Big Award Finalists

Congratulations to our 2020 Dream Big Awards finalists!

Above the FoldSep 29, 2020 - 8:00am
Election 2020 debates

An Open Letter to Chris Wallace: The Most Important Debate Question to Ask

Ahead of the presidential debate, U.S. Chamber President Suzanne Clark asks that candidates address the most important issue to businesses.

Above the FoldSep 26, 2020 - 11:00am
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What Small Business Owners in Battleground States Really Want to Hear During the Presidential Debates

Here is what small business owners in battleground state want to hear during the 2020 election debates.

Press ReleaseSep 24, 2020 - 8:45am

U.S. Chamber Announces Opposition of Arizona Proposition 208, Calling It a ‘Misguided and Potentially Economically Devastating Proposition’

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Chamber Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley today issued the following statement on Arizona Proposition 208.

Letters to CongressSep 23, 2020 - 12:45pm

Coalition Letter on Small Businesses in a Phase 4 Coronavirus Relief Bill

This Joint letter between the Chamber and the Save Small Business Coalition was sent to the Members of the U.S. Congress on small business priorities in a Phase 4 coronavirus relief legislative package.

Above the FoldSep 22, 2020 - 12:00pm

Most Small Businesses Say the Economy Is Their Top Election Issue  

We break down the results of our latest Small Business Index with MetLife.

Press ReleaseSep 22, 2020 - 8:00am

Small Business Owners Say Economy Is Top Presidential Election Issue, New Poll Shows

8 in 10 small business owners rate the U.S. economy as average or poor 

Above the FoldSep 17, 2020 - 9:45am
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The Cost of Inaction is Too Great: Congress Must Pass A Phase 4 Coronavirus Relief Package

Congress needs to pass a Phase 4 coronavirus relief package now to help these 7 groups and industries hit hard by COVID-19.