Public Policy

The Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce advocates on proposed legislation and pursues a pro-business legislative and public policy agenda in the City of Chicago, surrounding counties, and State of Illinois. Learn more about key policy issues, a pro-business policy agenda, and legislative updates.

Key Public Policy Issues

Public Policy Councils

Employment Law
Minimum wage, paid sick leave, overtime pay. Understand Employment Law and its impact on your business. More

Logistics & Transportation
Aviation, transit, roads, railroads. Add your voice to the discussion on infrastructure investment. More

Tax Policy
Sales, income and property taxes. Advocate for fair tax policies that create a competitive advantage for your business. More 

Take Action and Contact Your Elected Officials

Take action on issues that impact your business. The Government Relations team will alert you to the issues that matter, and make it easy for you to contact your elected officials and be heard.

It only takes a minute to make your voice heard

Donate to Help Elect Officials that Support Business

Together we can help elect officials who support legislation favoring business in Chicagoland. Every dollar counts. Donate to help the voice of business be heard in government. 

Donate to make a difference to your business

Your Government Relations Team

Michael Reever, Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce | Vice President, Government Relations

Matt Murphy, Mac Strategies Group | State Government Affairs Consultant

Ryan McLaughlin, Mac Strategies Group | PR and Communications Consultant


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