Monitor our progress on key issues, learn what still needs to be done, and get involved — learn how to advocate for yourself and others.

Recent Developments

Offering you news and information about developments and successes regarding legislative issues. Read our most recent updates below, and check out our legislative priorities for a guide to what we’re working on this year.

Key Legislation Passed to IMPROVE Our Infrastructure

Improve Act

The first session of the 110th General Assembly came to a close on May 10th, featuring movement on several pieces of legislation important to the business community. Among these was passage of the IMPROVE Act, the Governor’s proposal to provide a dedicated source of funding to improve the state’s transportation related infrastructure. Click below to continue reading.

Connect with your legislators

We interact with your local, state and federal legislators every day on your behalf. But sometimes the most progress is made when you reach out to them directly. As business leaders and citizens in their district, legislators want to hear from you first. So we do our best to provide you the opportunities to connect. Find out ways you can engage your public officials below.

Attend Events

Throughout the year, we host several events to bring you to legislators and legislators to you. Visit our Chamber Calendar to see upcoming opportunities for Public Policy engagement.

Sign Up For Alerts

We want to keep you in-the-know on legislation that affects businesses big and small.
Click here to sign up for our public policy alerts.


Contact David McKinney, SVP of Public Policy at dmckinney@memphischamber.com or call 901-543-3522.

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