PROTECTING SMALL BUSINESS, PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Letters to Congress

June 12th, 2023 by

The Honorable Jason Smith Chairman Ways and Means Committee U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515   The Honorable Richard Neal Ranking Member Ways and Means Committee U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515   Dear Chairman Smith and Ranking Member Neal: America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners continue to be challenged by various headwinds […]

June 9th, 2023 by

Dear Member of the U.S. House of Representatives: The use of natural gas in appliances, for heating and transportation purposes, and for other needs is producing positive benefits for consumers, small businesses and the environment. The Department of Energy’s proposed regulation for cooking products would needlessly damage these benefits, and make it impractical and costly […]

June 8th, 2023 by

The Honorable David Kustoff U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515 Dear Congressman Kustoff: It is vitally important to U.S. startup activity and economic competitiveness that policies support capital formation and investment. After all, capital is the fuel that drives new business creation, innovation and a healthy economy. That is why the Small Business & […]

June 7th, 2023 by

The Honorable Jason Smith Chairman House Ways and Means Committee U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C.  20515   The Honorable Richard Neal Ranking Member Ways and Means Committee U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C.  20515   Dear Chairman Smith and Ranking Member Neal: Policies that relieve unnecessary burdens and improve affordable access to health care […]

June 7th, 2023 by

Dear Member of Congress, The undersigned organizations urge you to improve health coverage for the employees of America’s small businesses. Inflationary pressures and regulatory costs continue to threaten small businesses. Price growth has been eating into buying power and driving up costs, and regulations cost small firms $11,700 per year per employee.(1) Many businesses can […]

June 6th, 2023 by

Dear Member of the U.S. House of Representatives: On behalf of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council), I urge you to vote in favor of the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act (H.R. 277), which is scheduled for a floor vote this week. SBE Council and our nationwide network […]

June 1st, 2023 by

Passing the “Fiscal Responsibility Act” Will Protect U.S. Entrepreneurship, Small Businesses and Local Economies Dear Member of the U.S. Senate: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) strongly supports the “Fiscal Responsibility Act” and we urge all members of the U.S. Senate to vote for its passage. The bipartisan measure responsibly raises the debt […]

May 31st, 2023 by

Dear Member of the U.S. House of Representatives: The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) strongly supports the “Fiscal Responsibility Act” and urges all members of the U.S. House to vote for its passage. The bipartisan measure responsibly raises the debt ceiling and advances other key priorities that provide stability for the U.S. economy […]

May 30th, 2023 by

May 30, 2023 The undersigned organizations strongly encourage consideration of a simple policy to quickly address the impacts of inflation on working families, investors, and businesses across America – capital gains indexing. Congress long ago addressed “bracket creep” by indexing personal tax rates, and other parts of the tax code are also indexed to inflation […]

May 15th, 2023 by

Dear Senator: The 35 undersigned organizations write to express our opposition to Secretary of Labor nominee, Julie Su. Ms. Su’s track record as California’s Secretary of Labor raises legitimate questions about her ability to lead the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”), particularly at a time when our country faces supply chain challenges, inflation, and workforce […]

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