U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Letters & Testimony

Letters & Testimony

Letters
Dear Leader McConnell and Leader Schumer,
 
As associations representing businesses of all industries, forms, and sizes in all 50 states, we urge the Senate to take expeditious steps to ensure the timely confirmation of qualified pending nominees to administration positions.
 
The slow pace of confirmations is depriving agencies across the government of critical leadership and in the case of independent agencies, the quorum necessary to conduct critical business.
 
 
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TO THE MEMBERS OF THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES:
 
As you consider H.R. 3219, the Make America Secure Appropriations Act, 2018, which includes the FY18 Legislative Branch, FY18 Energy and Water Development, and FY18 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bills, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce urges you to consider the following recommendations.
 
Under the Rule, H. Res. 473, the Chamber urges you to support the following amendment to Division D:
 
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The U.S. Chamber's Global Energy Institute has joined a broad coalition to send a letter to Senate and House leaders urging them to preserve the Department of Energy's loan guarantee program for nuclear energy.  The program is currently supporting construction of new nuclear units that add emissions free electricity capacit to our grid, and help strengthen our diversity.  

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The U.S. Chamber supports H.R. 806, the Ozone Standards Implementation Act, which would provide for the reasonable implementation of the 2015 standard.   Read our letter below.