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February 25th, 2021 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – Today, the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) released a briefing paper titled “The Treacherous Turn on Antitrust Regulation of U.S. Tech Companies.” As the U.S. House Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law kicks off a series of hearings – the first on Thursday, February 25th […]

January 20th, 2021 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – Following the swearing in of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris at the inauguration ceremony on Capitol Hill, Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued a congratulatory statement: “There is much work to be done to bring our nation, economy […]

January 19th, 2021 by

                   

January 14th, 2021 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – In a speech this evening, President-Elect Joe Biden outlined his Administration’s plan of action for combatting COVID-19 and accelerating economic recovery. Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement in response to the plan of action: “Small business owners and […]

January 8th, 2021 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 8, 2021 Washington, D.C. – On January 7, President-elect Biden announced additional nominees for his economic team, including Isabel Guzman who has been nominated to serve as Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator.  Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement in response to […]

January 7th, 2021 by

For Immediate Release January 7, 2021 Washington, D.C. – On January 6, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released the final rule: Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan said that the DOL rule will bring more certainty and clarity to […]

January 7th, 2021 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 7, 2021 Washington, D.C. – The following statement can be attributed to Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan regarding the certification of President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the Electoral College by Congress that followed the siege on the U.S. Capitol yesterday: “The events that unfolded […]

December 21st, 2020 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – The nation’s leading advocate for entrepreneurs and small businesses praised negotiators for their work on a COVID-19 relief package that meets the need of struggling small businesses. Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan said various measures will help small businesses and many […]

December 17th, 2020 by

SBE Council’s Kerrigan Perplexed at Efforts to Impose Big and Unexpected Tax Hike on Struggling Small Businesses For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – As Congress hashes out the remaining details of the “Emergency Coronavirus Relief Act of 2020,” a national small business advocate is imploring negotiators to leave intact a critical provision for small to […]

December 15th, 2020 by

“Congress must act now to salvage what remains of our small business economy.” For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president and CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement in response to a bipartisan bill unveiled yesterday that will provide desperately needed capital to small businesses, and make improvements […]

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