The award goes to a lawmaker who votes often in tandem with the group's pro-business agenda.
"Received the Spirit of Industry Award today from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce," Sen. Arlen Specter (R-Pa.) -- a Twitter newcomer -- said.
Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-Fla.) also checked in:
Received a award this morning from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for my support of small business.
Buchanan included a picture of himself winning the award, too: