PROTECTING SMALL BUSINESS, PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Letters to Administration

July 12th, 2024 by

The Honorable Joseph R. Biden President The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20500   Dear President Biden: The undersigned organizations write on behalf of millions of American businesses and their employees in all sectors of the U.S. economy. Considering the Supreme Court’s recent decision in Loper Bright Enterprises et al. v. Raimondo[1] […]

May 9th, 2024 by

  Jessica Looman Administrator Wage and Hour Division U.S. Department of Labor 200 Constitution Ave NW Washington, DC 20210 Dear Administrator Looman: The Partnership to Protect Workplace Opportunity (PPWO) and the 87 undersigned organizations write to request the Wage and Hour Division (WHD) extend the implementation date of the first increase to the minimum salary […]

April 1st, 2024 by

The Honorable Anne Milgram Administrator United States Drug Enforcement Administration 8701 Morrissette Drive Springfield, VA 22152 Dear Administrator Milgram: Thank you for your leadership and engagement in public listening sessions last fall related to telemedicine flexibilities and for your actions to ensure continued patient access to care delivered through telemedicine in advance of final telemedicine […]

February 2nd, 2024 by

The Honorable Lina M. Khan Chair Federal Trade Commission 600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, D.C. 20580 Via email   Dear Chair Khan, As an organization dedicated to promoting entrepreneurship and protecting small business, the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is focused on ensuring that the federal regulatory process is fair, transparent and inclusive […]

November 3rd, 2023 by

President Joseph R. Biden The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, District of Columbia 20500 Re: The Imperative for U.S. Government Support of Startups, Small Businesses, and Entrepreneurs in the Global Digital Economy The undersigned, representing a broad and diverse community of entrepreneur, small business, and startup innovators, collectively share our deep concern with […]

October 20th, 2023 by

Stakeholder Letter Urging Swift Action on Practitioner Reportng of Home Address for Medicare Enrollment and Billing SBE Council joined a letter signed by 110 organizations requesting the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) take action on preserving the benefits of telehealth by ensuring telehealth practitioners working from a home-based (or other) location do not […]

October 17th, 2023 by

The coalition letter encourages President Biden to push back against policies that restrict trade, undermine U.S. competitiveness, and stifle innovation.   Dear Mr. President: As you prepare for the October 20 U.S.-EU Summit, the undersigned associations encourage you to push back against regulatory overreach and protectionist tendencies in Europe that threaten to restrict trade, undermine […]

October 17th, 2023 by

In response to President Biden promoting the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB’s) new credit card late fee price cap at the White House, SBE Council signed a coalition letter to the president and the CFPB urging them to reconsider the rule. The letter is signed by 31 groups and advocacy organizations dedicated to promoting pro-growth, pro-consumer policies. “History indicates […]

September 25th, 2023 by

Jessica Looman Principal Deputy Administrator Wage and Hour Division Department of Labor Room S-3502 200 Constitution Avenue, N.W. Washington, DC 20210 RE: Extension Request for Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, “Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales, and Computer Employees” (RIN 1235-AA39) Dear Principal Deputy Administrator Looman: The Partnership to Protect Workplace […]

March 7th, 2023 by

The Honorable Gina Raimondo Secretary U.S. Department of Commerce 1401 Constitution Ave. NW Washington, DC 20230   Dear Secretary Raimondo: The diverse group of construction and business associations undersigned urge the U.S. Department of Commerce to ensure public investments in the semiconductor industry are not needlessly constrained by anti-competitive and inflationary policies imposed through unlawful […]

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