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Congressional Testimony

November 3rd, 2021 by

Entrepreneurship in the New Economy   Testimony by Raymond J. Keating Chief Economist Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council   Before the Committee on Small Business U.S. House of Representatives   The Honorable Nydia Velazquez, Chairwoman The Honorable Blaine Luetkemeyer, Ranking Member November 3, 2021 Chairwoman Velazquez, Ranking Member Luetkemeyer, and Members of the Committee, thank […]

June 16th, 2021 by

The Honorable Jared Golden Chairman Subcommittee on Underserved, Agricultural and Rural Business Development Committee on Small Business U.S. House of Representatives   The Honorable Jim Hagedorn Ranking Member Subcommittee on Underserved, Agricultural and Rural Business Development Committee on Small Business U.S. House of Representatives   Dear Chairman Golden and Ranking Member Hagedorn: On behalf of […]

February 4th, 2021 by

(Watch a full recording of the February 4 hearing here) State of the Small Business Economy in the Era of COVID-19 February 4, 2021   Testimony of Karen Kerrigan President & CEO Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council   Before the Small Business Committee United States House of Representatives   The Honorable Nydia Velazquez, Chairwoman The […]

July 9th, 2020 by

Access Denied: Challenges for Women and Minority-Owned Businesses Accessing Capital and Financial Services During the Pandemic Testimony of: Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council   Before the: House Financial Services Committee Subcommittee on Diversity and Inclusion U.S. House of Representatives   The Honorable Joyce Beatty, Chairwoman The Honorable Ann Wagner, Ranking […]

June 10th, 2020 by

The Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program: A View from Main Street June 10, 2020   Testimony of:   Karen Kerrigan President & CEO Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council   Before the: Small Business Committee United States House of Representatives   The Honorable Nydia Velazquez, Chairwoman The Honorable Steve Chabot, Ranking Member   Thank you for […]

September 11th, 2019 by

Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets U.S. House of Representatives  Statement for the Record Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council   September 11, 2019    The Honorable Carolyn B. Maloney, Chairwoman The Honorable Bill Huizenga, Ranking Member   On behalf of the Small Business & […]

September 27th, 2018 by

You can watch the hearing in its entirety here. Examination of the Effects of Regulatory Policy on the Economy and Business Growth Testimony by  Karen Kerrigan President & CEO Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council   Before the  Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs United States Senate   […]

June 26th, 2018 by

Testimony by Raymond J. Keating Chief Economist Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council   Before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs United States Senate   The Honorable Mike Crapo, Chairman The Honorable Sherrod Brown, Ranking Member  June 26, 2018 Chairman Crapo and members of the committee, thank you for hosting this important hearing today […]

June 21st, 2018 by

On June 20, 2018, SBE Council President & CEO Karen Kerrigan testified before the House Financial Services Committee on the topic of “Empowering a Pro-Growth Economy by Cutting Taxes and Regulatory Red Tape”.  Kerrigan reported on how the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” is positively impacting small businesses, the economy, investment, wage growth, and overall small […]

June 20th, 2018 by

Empowering a Pro-Growth Economy by Cutting Taxes and Regulatory Red Tape Testimony of  Karen Kerrigan President & CEO Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council Before the  Committee on Financial Services United States House of Representatives  The Honorable Jeb Hensarling, Chairman The Honorable Maxine Waters, Ranking Member    Read Kerrigan’s Opening Statement here. Chairman Hensarling, Ranking Member […]

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