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 ReleaseJun 15, 2021 - 8:00am

Small Business Owners ‘Hopeful’ as Businesses Reopen and Pandemic Recovery Accelerates, New Poll Shows

Businesses say easing COVID-19 restrictions and ramping up vaccinations are keys to success in 2021

ArticleMay 28, 2021 - 10:45am
Elena Ledoux, CEO of Superb Maids in Las Vegas, with her team.

How One Las Vegas Small Business is Driving Upward Mobility for its Employees

Elena Ledoux, CEO of Superb Maids in Las Vegas, is helping her employees build their futures.

Above the FoldMay 06, 2021 - 3:45pm
A couple of small business owners hold and "open" sign in front of their shop.

K-Shaped Recovery Gives Way to Great Resurgence

This summer should mark the end of the K-Shaped Recovery and the beginning of the Great Resurgence. Read more.

Above the FoldMay 05, 2021 - 2:00pm
Wittern Group

Small Businesses Host Vaccine Clinics to Speed Up Shots

Some small business owners have taken it upon themselves to help get shots into the arms of employees and community members.

Above the FoldApr 30, 2021 - 2:45pm
Small businesses along Main Street in America

Small Business Would Be Hit Hard by Corporate Tax Increase

Over one million small businesses would see their tax bills increase significantly with a corporate income tax raise.

Press ReleaseApr 21, 2021 - 3:30pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Applauds Tax Credit for Small Businesses as a Path Forward for Economic Health

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Vice President of Small Business Policy, Tom Sullivan released the following statement in response to President Biden’s revisions to the tax credit to compensate small businesses for providing paid time off for vaccines. 

Letters to CongressApr 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on the Syed Nomination for Deputy SBA Administrator

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, on the Nomination of Dilawar Syed to be Deputy Administrator of the Small Business Administration.

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.