PROTECTING SMALL BUSINESS, PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Press Releases

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. […]

April 24th, 2017 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Congress has returned from it recess, and Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBECouncil) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan said that health care reform and fixing the costly Obamacare mess must be a priority for the GOP and President Donald Trump.  Kerrigan issued the following statement on […]

April 20th, 2017 by

NEWS For Immediate Release “Rural Broadband Deployment and Technological Enhancements Will Make a Big Difference for U.S. Entrepreneurship and Small Businesses All Across America” Washington, D.C.  – Today’s actions by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) are a very positive signal for entrepreneurs and small business owners, according to Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) […]

April 20th, 2017 by

NEWS For Immediate Release                                                            Washington, D.C. – The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) urged the commissioners of the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) to support a proposal directed at the Business Data Services market, via a March 30 draft report and order, which is scheduled to be voted on by […]

April 18th, 2017 by

NEWS Washington, D.C. – The following statement can be attributed to Karen Kerrigan, president & CEO of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council): “Another Tax Day has rolled around and entrepreneurs are again being reminded about the horrors of our tax system. During the 2016 campaign, small business owners were promised an overhaul, […]

April 6th, 2017 by

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                Washington, D.C. – The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) praised Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai’s announcement on May 5, 2017 that the agency will set up an Office of Economics and Data. SBE Council chief economist Raymond J. Keating stated: “FCC Chairman Ajit Pai […]

March 29th, 2017 by

For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) praised U.S. House passage of S.J. Res. 34, which states that “Congress disapproves the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to ‘Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services’…, and such rule shall have no force […]

March 27th, 2017 by

A March 27 CNBC story by Kate Rogers reported on the widespread disappointment and concern among small business advocacy groups regarding the failure of the U.S. House to pass the American Health Care Act. The bill was pulled from the floor for a vote on Friday, March 24. As noted in the story: “Small business […]

March 24th, 2017 by

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement regarding the decision to stop House action on the “American Health Care Act”: “None of the promises of Obamacare have been delivered for entrepreneurs, small business owners and their employees. Rather than […]

March 24th, 2017 by

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                            Washington, D.C. – Raymond J. Keating, chief economist for the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council, praised President Donald Trump’s approval of the Keystone XL pipeline project today, shortly after the State Department issued TransCanada’s permit.  Keating released the following statement: “President Trump and his administration did the right thing for […]

News and Media Releases