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December 14th, 2017 by

SBE Council Praises FCC for a Return to Light-Touch Internet Regulation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – Today, the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) voted to approve Chairman Ajit Pai’s “Restoring Internet Freedom” order.  SBE Council president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement in response to this action by the FCC to restore a […]

December 13th, 2017 by

NEWS Washington, D.C. – Today, the House-Senate conference committee hosted a public meeting to debate and discuss the differences between the two versions of the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” and President Trump hosted middle-class families at the White House for a speech on tax reform. The positive movement continues on tax reform, but Democrats are […]

December 7th, 2017 by

By Karen Kerrigan- “Net neutrality.”  “Title II.”  “The Communications Act of 1934.” These are all important terms in today’s debate about internet regulation.  But to many small businesses, entrepreneurs, and consumers, their meaning and context are unclear.   That’s why this week, SBE Council has released a new video to help explain this convoluted issue. […]

December 5th, 2017 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                   CONTACT: Katie Lee info@sbecouncil.org   **MEDIA ADVISORY** Small Business Owners Weigh In: Tax Reform Bills Will Boost Competitiveness, Sustainability WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, December 6th at 1:00 P.M. ET, the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) will host a media conference call to discuss ways the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” will boost […]

December 2nd, 2017 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. –  Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement following passage of the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” by the United States Senate: “Passage of this significant tax legislation is very good news for entrepreneurs, small business owners and their workforce. The […]

December 1st, 2017 by

More Growth, Capital, Entrepreneurship, Opportunity Washington, D.C. – On November 29, the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) hosted an event on Capitol Hill with more than 100 small business owners.  These entrepreneurs from Wisconsin, Tennessee, Maine, West Virginia, Kentucky and other states, met with their U.S. Senators to urge passage of the Tax […]

November 29th, 2017 by

Tax Relief and Reform is Key to Entrepreneurship and Main Street’s Revival FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C.  – Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) President & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s “Bring Back Main Street” speech today in St. Charles, Missouri: “There’s a new spirit on Main […]

November 29th, 2017 by

NEWS Washington. D.C. – Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement on the so-called “trigger” provision being considered as part of the Senate tax package, which would automatically increase taxes in the future if a certain level of economic growth is not achieved: “Yes, it’s an […]

November 28th, 2017 by

Washington, D.C. –  U.S. Senator Jim Risch (R-ID), chairman of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, members of the U.S. Senate, Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Linda McMahon, and small business advocates held an event on November 28 to highlight the importance of tax reform to America’s small businesses. Small Business & Entrepreneurship […]

November 27th, 2017 by

SBE Council Represented on U.S. Delegation Washington, D.C. – The eight annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 will take place November 28-30 in Hyderabad, India. Over the years, the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council has been honored to participate at this important world gathering and 2017 will be no different as Entrepreneur-in-Residence Kristie Arslan, also co-owner of Popped! […]

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