The Politics of Business: Chamber Groups Support GOP
Publication Date: July 2004
Publisher(s): National Institute on Money in State Politics (U.S.)
Author(s): Edwin Bender
While the U.S. Chamber of Commerce says it may have to give up its traditionally nonpartisan position in presidential politics this year, Chamber groups at the state level have long supported Republicans. This report looks at the party breakdown of Chamber of Commerce contributions to state-level candidates and political party committees, as well as where the Chamber has been most active in state-level politics.