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August 14th, 2017 by

News FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – Today, President Donald J. Trump signed an Executive Memorandum directing the United States Trade Representative (USTR) to  consider whether to investigate China’s laws, policies, or actions that may be harming or undermining American intellectual property (IP), innovation or technology.  In response to this action, Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council […]

August 4th, 2017 by

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. –  The following statement on July’s job numbers can be attributed to Karen Kerrigan, president & CEO, Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council): “It’s very positive to see strong momentum on job growth followed by improved GDP growth in the second quarter.  Optimism across the board among entrepreneurs […]

July 27th, 2017 by

“We are well on our way to a modern tax system that encourages small business success, robust capital formation and entrepreneurship in America.” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. –  Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement following today’s joint statement on tax reform by House Speaker Paul […]

July 27th, 2017 by

Small Business News FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – Today, a bipartisan group of U.S. House members introduced the “Save Local Business Act,” a vital piece of legislation that will bring certainty to millions of small businesses while strengthening the environment to spur greater entrepreneurial activity in the United States, according to the Small Business […]

July 19th, 2017 by

(Media release courtesy of House Small Business Committee) SBC Examines Small Business Trends, Challenges and Opportunities WASHINGTON – Today, the House Small Business Committee heard from industry experts on the challenges facing entrepreneurs and how the success of our small businesses have a major effect on the strength of our economy. “New and small businesses […]

July 17th, 2017 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Small Business Groups and Entrepreneurs Call on Congress to Prioritize Passage of Permanent, Comprehensive Tax Reform in 2017 Small businesses urge Senate and House leaders to cut rates, enact full, immediate expensing, and move to a territorial system Washington, D.C., July 17, 2017 – Fixing our broken tax code is critical to […]

July 13th, 2017 by

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – Enacting tax reform must move forward in 2017 to help boost the economy and put the U.S. and its businesses in a stronger and more competitive position as we close in on year twenty of the 21st century said an advocate for entrepreneurs and small businesses. Today at […]

July 7th, 2017 by

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) President & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement on the June employment report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics today: “The solid job gains made in June show steady optimism among business owners.  America’s entrepreneurs and small businesses are […]

June 30th, 2017 by

Small Business Group Urges GOP Senate Leaders to Keep Working on a Legislative Solution FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – A leading advocate for entrepreneurs is urging U.S. Senators to keep health care negotiations going during the July 4th recess in order to vote on a bill following their return to Capitol Hill.  According to […]

June 27th, 2017 by

MEDIA ADVISORY To watch the recording of this program, please click here. Startup Summer Policy Forum June 28, 2017 Program:    2:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. ET Reception:  5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. AT&T Forum- Capitol Hill 601 New Jersey Avenue,   N.W. Washington, D.C. CONTACT:   Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO, SBE Council           […]

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