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 12, 2017 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber Statement on Executive Order Taking Action to Increase Health Care Choices

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President for Labor, Immigration and Employee Benefits Randy Johnson issued the following statement today following President Trump’s signing of an executive order taking action to increase health care choices:

LetterOct 05, 2017 - 9:30am

Letter Thanking President Trump on Nomination of David C. Tryon to be Chief Counsel for Advocacy at the U.S. Small Business Administration

On October 5, 2017, Maxine Turner, founder of Cuisine Unlimited and chair of the U.S. Chamber Small Business Council, sent a letter to President Trump thanking him for the nomination of David C. Tryon to be Chief Counsel for Advocacy at the U.S. Small Business Administration. 

Above the FoldOct 04, 2017 - 9:00am
Pass the Healthcare Tax Relief Act

American Families and Small Businesses Are Counting on Congress to Pass the Healthcare Tax Relief Act

The bill, introduced by Sen. Cory Gardner would delay for one year Obamacare’s looming health insurance tax.

Above the FoldOct 03, 2017 - 12:30pm
President Donald Trump speaks to the media in the Oval Office.

What It Was Like Talking to the Trump Administration About Small Business Regulations

Rules governing federal contracting are way too complex. It's hard for small businesses to compete.

Above the FoldSep 29, 2017 - 2:30pm
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Dear Washington: Messages from Main Street on Tax Reform, Part 3

One of the biggest challenges business owners face is a cumbersome and complex tax code.

Above the FoldSep 29, 2017 - 9:30am
House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) speaks about tax reform at the U.S. Chamber.

Rep. Brady: Tax Reform Can 'Unleash the Vast Potential' of America

“Tax reform is all about delivering more jobs, bigger paychecks, and fairness,” the House Ways and Means Chairman said at the U.S. Chamber.

Above the FoldSep 25, 2017 - 9:00am
Small business owners take to the Hill at the National Small Business Summit

Small, Midsize Businesses Hold Key to Growth

The U.S. economy grew at a rate of 3% last quarter. We need to listen to America's small and midsize business leaders to further progress.

Above the FoldSep 21, 2017 - 3:30pm
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Dear Washington: Messages from Main Street on Trade, Part 3

Find out what Main Street business owners had to say to Washington about the impact of trade.

Above the FoldSep 15, 2017 - 2:00pm
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Dear Washington: Messages from Main Street on the Health Insurance Tax

One of the biggest challenges business owners face is the rising costs associated with this Obamacare's tax.

Above the FoldSep 15, 2017 - 10:45am
Saran Miyazawa LaFleur and Suzanne Clark at the National Small Business Summit

Small Businesses Bring Change to D.C.

If you want to bring real change to Washington D.C., sometimes you have to literally bring it.