PROTECTING SMALL BUSINESS, PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Letters to Congress

February 4th, 2016 by

The Honorable Mitch McConnell Majority Leader United States Senate Washington, D.C. 20510   The Honorable Harry Reid Minority Leader United States Senate Washington, D.C. 20510   Dear Majority Leader McConnell and Minority Leader Reid: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) and our nationwide membership of more than 100,000 small business owners and entrepreneurs […]

February 1st, 2016 by

UPDATE: On February 3, the U.S House passed H.R. 1675 by a vote of 265-159.   Dear Members of the U.S. House of Representatives: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) and our nationwide membership of 100,000 entrepreneurs and small business owners strongly support the “Capital Markets Improvement Act of 2016,” H.R. 1675. This important […]

February 1st, 2016 by

Dear Member of the United States Senate: On behalf of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) and our 100,000 entrepreneur and small business members, I am writing to underscore the importance of the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2015 (S.1890) and urge your support of this legislation. Strong protections of intellectual property (IP) […]

February 1st, 2016 by

Dear Member of the United States Senate: On behalf of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council), I am writing to request your support for “The Energy Policy Modernization Act.” As the U.S. enters a new age of energy policy, we must address the economically critical need to modernize the current approval process for […]

January 29th, 2016 by

UPDATE: The U.S. House passed H.R. 4168 by a vote of 390-1 on February 1.    The Honorable Bruce Poliquin U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515   The Honorable Juan Vargas U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515   Dear Representatives Poliquin and Vargas: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) and our nationwide […]

January 15th, 2016 by

The Honorable Adam Kinzinger U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20510   Dear Representative Kinzinger: On behalf of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) and our nationwide membership of entrepreneurs and small business owners, I am writing you to let you know of our strong support for H.R. 2666, the “No Rate Regulation […]

January 11th, 2016 by

The Honorable Rand Paul 167 Russell Building Washington, DC 20510   Dear Senator Paul: The Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is pleased to support S. 2232, the “Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2015.” The small business and self-employed entrepreneurs who comprise SBE Council’s membership believe federal government agencies and departments must be transparent […]

January 11th, 2016 by

The Honorable James Lankford 316 Hart Building Washington, DC 20510   Dear Senator Lankford: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is pleased to support S. 282, the Taxpayers Right-to-Know Act of 2015. No entrepreneur would survive the marketplace if they ran their operations like the federal government.  Every business owner must treat and […]

January 11th, 2016 by

The Honorable Darrell Issa 2269 Rayburn Building Washington, DC  20515   Dear Representative Issa: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is pleased to support H.R. 653, the FOIA Oversight and Implementation Act of 2015. As you know, SBE Council has long supported your efforts to strengthen and improve the FOIA process. Thank you […]

January 11th, 2016 by

UPDATE: On January 11, 2015 the House voted (413-0) on suspension to pass the Taxpayers Right-to-Know Act.   The Honorable Tim Walberg 2436 Rayburn Building Washington, DC 20515 Dear Representative Walberg: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is pleased to support H.R. 598, the Taxpayers Right-to-Know Act of 2015. No entrepreneur would survive […]

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