Action Center

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Retail is 52 million voices strong and we know real change happens when we work together. Take a stand with your industry on issues that matter to you most using these online tools.

Retail crime
 
Tell Congress: Retail crime is on the rise. Tell Congress to act

We need all retail advocates to contact their representatives in Congress and ask them to support these bipartisan solutions to fight retail crime.

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Tell Congress: Reform the broken and unfair U.S. credit card market

It’s time to reform to the U.S. credit card market, encourage competition and lower costs. Tell Congress to support the Credit Card Competition Act.

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Tell Congress: Lower inflation now

As inflationary pressures build, President Joe Biden and Congress have an opportunity to provide relief to consumers and encourage economic growth. Join NRF in calling on Congress to lower inflation now by: 

  1. Making everyday necessities more affordable by repealing the failed Section 301 tariffs
  2. Addressing the ongoing labor shortage through smart immigration reforms
  3. Easing the supply chain crisis by investing in supply chain resiliency

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Data protection
 
Tell Congress: Protect critical privacy needs for retailers and consumers

Data privacy legislation is moving forward in Congress that favors big tech, broadband providers and banks over consumers and Main Street businesses.

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Workers
Tell Congress: NO on the PRO Act

Congress is considering the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act, aka the ‘worst bill in Congress.’ This behemoth bill has dozens of pro-union organizing provisions that would strip American workers of critical rights and flexible work opportunities while costing the retail industry billions of dollars.

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More resources

Find Your Officials
 
Knowing who your elected officials are is the first step to making a difference for the retail industry.
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State Legislative Resources
 
Resources for state and local government relations
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Congressional Voting Scorecard
 
NRF scores specific legislation on how it impacts the retail industry.
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Retail Advocate Town Hall
 
Retail Advocates Town Halls

NRF’s Retail Advocates Town Hall program convenes retailers for exclusive conversations with key policymakers on retail’s future in public policy. These virtual events empower retailers to share their stories and build relationships with leading lawmakers.

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NRF Store Tours

NRF’s Store Tour program connects members of Congress with retailers to learn how retail powers the economy and creates jobs in the states and districts they represent.

 

Retailers share NRF’s key advocacy accomplishments