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These women span every industry and saturate every community.

Courtney Paul

IP-driven jobs contribute to the local economy in every single state and in every single county in the United States.

Frank Cullen
GIPC's Fifth Annual Index Release

The United States has long been one of the most innovative nations on earth. So what sets us apart?

Thomas J. Donohue
Patent Reform

The GIPC index looks at IP standards in 45 countries.

Sean Hackbarth
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"Home privacy" displayed on app on a tablet computer in front of a house.

New innovations and technologies are fertile ground for economic growth.

Thomas J. Donohue
Illustration of data and privacy.

Time to set the record straight on what Congress did in rolling back an FCC regulation.

Jordan Crenshaw

Technology is deeply integrated across sectors and across our economy.

Tim Day

As technology plays an increasing role in our daily lives, policymakers are trying to better understand how to respond.

Kara Sutton
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Russian Computer code

The Kremlin is increasingly taking steps to exert more control over the internet.

Kara Sutton
Cyber criminal

We must discourage bad actors from hacking businesses because they believe that the costs to them will exceed their expected benefit.

Sean Hackbarth

When it comes to security, create a culture where caution is encouraged.


Make no mistake about it – the aviation industry has been and will continue to be under assault from cyber criminals around the globe.

Ann M. Beauchesne
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Department of Labor headquarters in Washington, D.C.

The Obama administration rule would limit access to retirement investment advice for small businesses and their workers.

Sean Hackbarth
Tom Donohue at the #LetsGrow Atlanta event with Georgia Chamber President and CEO Chris Clark, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, and Georgia Governor Nathan Deal

2017 is off to a busy start for the U.S. Chamber.

Carrie Brooks
Main Street in Coudersport, Pennsylvania.

But the smallest businesses haven't seen any improvement in access to capital.

Sean Hackbarth
The State of American Retirement Savings

Americans are getting older, but many aren't saving enough.

Alice Joe
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Oil tankers anchored near the Port of Long Beach, Calif. Photo credit: Tim Rue/Bloomberg.

The U.S. oil export boom is an example that policy matters.

Sean Hackbarth
Dakota Access Pipeline protesters pin a security guard against a truck.

Some of the tactics were used in protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Sean Hackbarth
Factory, Arizona, Environment, Fumes, Page - Arizona

It seems quite likely that the CPP as it currently stands will never be implemented or enforced.

Heath Knakmuhs
Pipelines in Cushing, Ok.

After eight years, things are looking up for new energy infrastructure.

Sean Hackbarth
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