Technology is the thread that runs through a competitive economy, driving multiple and diverse industries and impacting myriad policy issues that are vital to commerce and communication. Technology-based industries and businesses create tremendous growth and opportunity in the U.S. economy and are essential to competing in an interconnected world. Outdated laws and regulations impede U.S. technological innovation and deployment. The U.S. Chamber promotes market-based solutions, policies that foster investment in technology research and deployment, and balanced regulatory treatment of technical platforms.

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E.g., 02/24/2017
E.g., 02/24/2017

Dear Speaker Ryan, Majority Leader McConnell, Leader Pelosi and Leader Schumer:

Consumers have embraced the dynamism of today’s internet, and have come to expect a seamless and consistent online experience for the apps on which they rely, the Web-based sites and services they use, and the devices that deliver those offerings which make our lives easier and more efficient. The internet ecosystem facilitates online products and services that are valued by consumers, foster innovation in virtually every industry, and contribute substantially to U.S. economic growth.

Friday, January 27, 2017 - 3:45pm
Above the Fold
House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) delivers remarks in the House Chamber.

The House passed bipartisan legislation that modernizes government and meets the needs of today’s innovation-driven economy.

Friday, January 13, 2017 - 5:00pm

...must “utilize flexible and rational guidance approach that aligns with the realities of the innovation development and testing process.”

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 10:00am


TO: Ms. Marlene Dortch
Federal Communications Commission
445 12th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20554

RE: In the Matter of Truth-In-Billing Format (CC Docket No. 98-170).

Dear Ms. Dortch:

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 1:15pm

Portability should be incentivized but not mandated. Companies will organically adapt to this practice without the government forcing their hand. Doing so would be a mistake and an example of government overstepping the boundaries of interfering with the decisions of private businesses.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 12:00pm

This letter was sent to the members of the U.S. Senate in support of H.R. 6004, the “Modernizing Government Technology Act of 2016,” or “MGT Act.”

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 11:00am