May 20, 2020


WASHINGTON, D.C.—Thomas Quaadman, executive vice president, U.S. Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) issued the following statement today following the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s introduction of its emerging technology agenda, which includes 15 bills designed to advance American leadership:

“Artificial intelligence, blockchain, the Internet of Things, and unmanned delivery services are essential to America’s economic recovery and vital to future economic growth. The Chamber applauds the leadership of Representatives Greg Walden and Cathy McMorris Rodgers for focusing on the importance of these emerging technologies. We look forward to working with Congress to advance efforts that foster innovation and affirm American leadership in this important space.”