To compete in an increasingly complex and interconnected world, technology and digital innovation are vital. Tech-based industries like biotech, space, fintech, and artificial intelligence pioneer the solutions that improve lives, solve problems, and advance society. They also provide the digital tools that help traditional businesses grow, stay connected, and compete around the globe.
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- Three Priorities to Keep America’s Innovative EdgeCongress must pass a bipartisan innovation and competition package to sustain our technological leadership.
- How Tech Companies are Supporting UkraineAmerican tech companies are leveraging their resources, capabilities, and expertise to assist Ukraine and defend its sovereignty against Russian aggression.
- It's Time to Get Serious About National Data Privacy LegislationCongress needs to act quickly and appropriately on a national data privacy standard to ensure that American businesses and consumers are not harmed by a patchwork of state laws.
Businesses are increasingly being targeted for ransomware attacks, paying millions of dollars per year to cybercriminals to recover stolen data. Our cybersecurity experts break down what businesses need to know, including what to do if your business is attacked.
Today, nearly every company, no matter what business they're in, is in some way powered by technology. The U.S. Chamber’s Technology Engagement Center fosters the transformational role that technology plays in business and society. Our work helps businesses in every industry leverage technology to optimize their businesses, serve their customers, and boost growth and productivity. To spur innovation and support emerging industries, we advocate for rational and cohesive policies in the states and in Washington.
Here's how the FTC is working to address several important technology issues, including data privacy, artificial intelligence, and ongoing process changes.
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- Apr 20, 2022U.S. Chamber Letter on Delaying Consideration of Alvaro Bedoya to the FTC
This Hill letter was sent to Members of the United States Senate on delaying the consideration of the nomination of Alvaro Bedoya to the FTC.
- Apr 18, 2022Three Priorities to Keep America’s Innovative Edge
Congress must pass a bipartisan innovation and competition package to sustain our technological leadership.
- Apr 14, 2022The Infrastructure Bill Has $65 Billion for Broadband Deployment. Now What?
The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act provided $65 billion for broadband deployment and affordability. Now it’s up to policymakers to partner with American businesses to make it happen.
- Apr 13, 2022U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 3711, the SELF DRIVE Act
This Hill letter was sent to Members of the U.S. House of Representatives supporting H.R. 3711, the SELF DRIVE Act. This letter places the bill on the Legislative Leadership list for credit to Members who cosponsor.
- Apr 06, 2022State-by-State Artificial Intelligence Legislation Tracker
Interactive map shows states' action to legislate artificial intelligence.
- Mar 31, 2022Statement for the Record: Hearing titled “Connecting America: Oversight of the FCC”
This Statement for the Record was sent to Members of the House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology in advance of a hearing titled "Connecting America: Oversight of the FCC."
- Mar 29, 2022On the Digital Front Lines: How Tech Companies are Supporting Ukraine
American tech companies are leveraging their resources, capabilities, and expertise to assist Ukraine and defend its sovereignty against Russian aggression.
- Mar 18, 2022The Future of AI: Experts Weigh in on Global Competition and Fairness
We need durable, bipartisan AI policy solutions to ensure the United States continues to lead in innovation while fostering fairness globally.