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Tablets of Zocor generic Simvastatin and Zoloft generic Sertraline.
When Americans buy medication, the last thing they should worry about is whether they are getting what they paid for.
Kasie Brill
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Our intellectual property laws make the business of innovation possible.

Mark Elliot
GIPC

These women span every industry and saturate every community.

Courtney Paul
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IP-driven jobs contribute to the local economy in every single state and in every single county in the United States.
Frank Cullen
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May 18, 2017 - Washington, DC, USA: U.S. Invest In America Summit, featuring Vice President Mike Pence, Treasury Sec. Steve Mnuchin. With Tom Donohue, and Myron Brilliant.    Photo by Joshua Roberts / © U.S. Chamber of Commerce
VP Pence and more.
Carrie Brooks
Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, speaks at Mobile World.
The FCC Chairman is undoing many of the onerous regulations imposed over the last eight years.
Jordan Crenshaw
Ajit Pai, chairman of the FCC, speaks during a Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing.
A regulatory light touch on the internet will support investment and innovation.
Sean Hackbarth
Ajit Pai, chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, delivers a speech. Photographer: Pau Barrena/Bloomberg
Policymakers should focus their attention on eliminating the Commission’s power grab—the reclassification of ISPs as a public utility.
William Kovacs
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Scientists looking into a microscope
In our modern global economy health emergencies and natural disasters can devastate economies.
Stephen C. Redd, MD, RADM
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Threats to computer systems will only grow in scope and sophistication—and businesses must prepare accordingly.
Thomas J. Donohue
Boeing Airplane that shows how different parts come from different places to make one plane

Global supply chains are complicated and critical, with many moving pieces.

Michael Marinaccio
Farmer examining harvest

Reliable, predictable, and stable supply chains are essential to U.S. global competitiveness.

Erik Pederson
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Pedestrians walk past the U.S. Treasury building in Washington, D.C. Photographer: Mannie Garcia/Bloomberg News

Main Street depends on financial services to receive capital, expand, hire, and succeed.

David Hirschmann
Godzilla destroying a city.
Millions of Americans will lose access to investment advice and pay billions more in fees.
Sean Hackbarth
A panaoramic view of the 2017 Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska.

Remember that moment during one of the 2016 presidential debates when the candidates engaged in a deep and provocative discussion about t

Brian P. O'Shea
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
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Stack of plastic cups.
The shale boom is powering innovation and industrial investment by making feedstocks and electricity more affordable.
Sean Hackbarth
Pipelines in front of a dusky sky.
Maintaining and expanding our pipelines, transmission lines, substations, and offshore platforms is essential to our nation’s future.
Matt Koch
A truck drives past four oil pumpjacks outside Williston, North Dakota.
We're remindered that policies that support energy drives job creation and economic growth.
Sean Hackbarth
Natural gas pipes in Bismarck, North Dakota.
The president will nominate two people to a little-known federal agency.
Sean Hackbarth
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