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Letters to Congress

March 28th, 2024 by

RE: Contributions of Business Partnerships to the U.S. Economy Dear House and Senate Republican Members of Congress: For 30 years, the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) has advocated for policies that lead to a more favorable environment for strong startup activity and small business growth. Today, I am writing you about a new […]

March 26th, 2024 by

The Honorable Joni Ernst (R-IA) United States Senate 260 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, D.C. 20510 Dear Senator Ernst, Thank you for your long commitment to enhancing policy circumstances for America’s new and small businesses. On January 31st, the House of Representatives voted 357 to 70 to approve H.R. 7024 – the Tax Relief for […]

March 22nd, 2024 by

Earlier this year, U.S. Senators Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) introduced the Comprehensive Resources for Entrepreneurs in the Arts to Transform the Economy (CREATE) Act. The bipartisan legislation will support artists and small businesses in creative industries by increasing access to federal resources to help them grow. “Local artists, writers, performers, and the […]

March 21st, 2024 by

   

March 19th, 2024 by

The Honorable Sherrod Brown Chairman, Committee on Banking United States Senate Washington, D.C. 20510 The Honorable Tim Scott Ranking Member, Committee on Banking United States Senate Washington, D.C. 20510 Dear Chairman Brown and Ranking Member Scott: The undersigned organizations, representing millions of small businesses, urge you to delay the filing deadlines of the Corporate Transparency […]

March 7th, 2024 by

Dear Member of Congress, The undersigned organizations write urging you to support H.J. Res 116 and S.J. Res 63. These Congressional Review Act resolutions will nullify the U.S. Department of Labor’s (“DOL”) recently finalized regulation (the “new rule”)(1) that sets the enforcement standard DOL will use for determining whether a worker is an employee or […]

March 7th, 2024 by

Re: NTIA’s Illegal Rate Regulation Dear Speaker Johnson, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman McMorris Rodgers, and Ranking Member Cruz: We, the undersigned organizations and individuals, are alarmed by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s illegal rate regulation for broadband internet service. NTIA is weaponizing the Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment program to force a $30 per […]

January 18th, 2024 by

The Honorable Mike Johnson Speaker U.S. House of Representatives   The Honorable Chuck Schumer Majority Leader U.S. Senate   The Honorable Jason Smith Chairman Ways and Means Committee U.S. House of Representatives   The Honorable Richard Neal Ranking Member Ways and Means Committee U.S. House of Representatives   Dear Speaker Johnson, Leader Schumer, Chairman Smith […]

January 4th, 2024 by

Dear U.S. Senator/Representative: On Dec. 22, 2023, the Biden administration published a final rule, Federal Acquisition Regulation: Use of Project Labor Agreements for Federal Construction Projects,[1] implementing President Joe Biden’s Executive Order 14063,[2] which requires federal construction contracts of $35 million or more to be subjected to anti-competitive and inflationary project labor agreements.[3] The undersigned diverse group of […]

November 13th, 2023 by

The Honorable Sherrod Brown                                             The Honorable Tim Scott Chairman                                                    […]

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