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May 18th, 2017 by

Small Business Group Supports FCC Action to Repair the Damage of Unneeded Internet Regulation Washington, D.C. – Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will vote on a notice of proposed rulemaking, which centers on restoring Internet freedom by lifting public-utility style regulation on broadband providers and returning to a light-touch regulatory framework that has governed […]

May 17th, 2017 by

NEWS For Immediate Release                                    Washington, D.C. – The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is pleased that the House Ways and Means Committee is holding an important tax reform hearing this week, on Thursday, May 18. The title of the hearing is “How Tax Reform Will Grow Our Economy and Create Jobs,” […]

May 17th, 2017 by

NEWS…You can use The recent cyber attacks around the globe are alarming, but many small business owners and entrepreneurs don’t believe it could happen to their firms.  The facts: small businesses are particularly vulnerable, and surviving a cyber attack is difficult and expensive. According to the U.S. National Cyber Security Alliance, 60 percent of businesses […]

May 16th, 2017 by

In a May 16 Op-ed in The Hill, SBE Council president & CEO Karen Kerrigan outlines the need for regulatory relief for small businesses and highlights one important bill that will give entrepreneurs and their workforce real protection and a voice in the regulatory process: The Small Business Regulatory Improvements Act, S. 584. Senator James […]

May 4th, 2017 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan released the following statement following passage of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) by the U.S. House: “America’s small businesses and their employees have been burdened by Obamacare’s excessive costs, dwindling choices, and for many, the […]

May 3rd, 2017 by

NEWS   For Immediate Release                                                            Washington, D.C. – It’s National Small Business Week 2017, and the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is reminding elected officials and policymakers about the continuing need to focus on policies that encourage startup activity in the United States.  Today, SBE Council released updated data […]

May 1st, 2017 by

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – This week is National Small Business Week, and Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement about this annual celebration, which recognizes the critical role of entrepreneurs, small business owners and their employees in fueling the dynamism and growth of […]

April 27th, 2017 by

by Raymond J. Keating- At the Newseum in Washington, D.C., during an April 26 “Future of Internet Regulation” event co-hosted by the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council and FreedomWorks, Ajit Pai, the chairman of the Federal Communication Commission (FCC), announced his intention to roll back onerous, 1930s-style utility regulation of broadband service. Pai and his […]

April 27th, 2017 by

On April 26, SBE Council President & CEO Karen Kerrigan joined Jim Blasingame of the Small Business Advocate radio show to discuss the latest in policy news and small business. Listen to each segment below: • The Future of Internet Regulation: FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s Leadership on Small Business Friendly Reforms. Listen here. • President […]

April 26th, 2017 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – Today, President Donald J. Trump outlined his plan for fixing the U.S. tax system, making it more globally competitive and helping entrepreneurs and small businesses get out of their growth rut by lowering rates, which will support investment in their firms and wage growth for their hardworking employees. […]

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