Public Policy

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Policy Agenda


Advocate for a simpler and fairer tax environment for middle-market businesses and capital providers to attract and incentivize investment and stimulate job creation.

Private Capital

Modify compliance, regulatory and legislative burdens for middle-market private capital providers while maintaining important investor protections.

Job Creation

Support solutions that enable middle-market companies to create and preserve jobs in a changing global economy.


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Private Capital Investment Impact

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Join the Public Policy Committee

Members serve as thought leaders and the voice for the middle market.

Private Equity Regulatory Task Force

PERT is a national network focused on shaping compliance best practices alongside federal regulators.

Grassroots Action

ACG helps members meet with Congress about key issues of concern and build long-term relationships with legislators.


Policy News Updates

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ACG PERC Principles

Download the first iteration of the ACG Private Equity Regulatory & Compliance Principles, also called PERC Principles,

Policy Updates

Visit the policy section of Middle Market Growth® for the latest updates on policy issues.

ACG Public Affairs Media Kit 2017

Access all of the areas of ACG’s advocacy efforts, including fact sheets on the importance of the middle market.