On May 16, Chambers for Innovation and Clean Energy released a report revealing the roles of local chambers of commerce in attracting investment, improving business competitiveness, and diversifying their local economies around clean energy and energy efficiency. Read the report.
On May 8, Small Business Majority released scientific opinion poll showing small businesses support clean energy standards and want Congressional action on EPA nominee. Read the report.
On April 25, Small Business Majority sent a letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission registering its strong support for the JOBS Act, and urging the SEC to implement the law appropriately and quickly for the good of small businesses. Read the letter.
On April 24, Small Business Majority released national scientific opinion polling showing more than two-thirds of small business owners support increasing the federal minimum wage. Read the report.
On April 15, Small Business Majority submitted comments on House Ways & Means Chairman Dave Camp's small business tax reform proposals. The same day we joined with other business groups to send a letter to the Ways & Means Committee in support of the reforms. Read the letter and our comments.
In April 2013, Small Business Majority released its third California Listening Tour report, which chronicles our year-long, statewide tour educating small business owners about the healthcare law and getting their feedback on how it should be implemented in California. Read the report.
On March 15, Small Business Majority and numerous other business groups sent a letter to the Department of Health and Human Services urging them to reject a rule that would delay key small business provisions in health insurance exchanges. Read our letter and one from Senator Mary Landrieu, chair of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
On March 13, Small Business Majority Network Council Member Mike Brey submitted testimony to the House Energy & Commerce Committee on the importance of the Affordable Care Act.
SBA Office of Advocacy released a report on Feb. 11 that found small businesses are leading the nation's economic recovery. Read the report.
On Feb. 5, Small Business Majority released national opinion polling showing small businesses strongly support the 20-year-old Family Medical Leave Act, which allows employees to take limited unpaid leave for certain family and medical reasons. Read the report.
Small Business Majority released opinion polling on Jan. 29 that found four in five small business owners agree Wall Street should be held accountable for the practices that caused the financial crisis, and 84 percent support the new organization designed to ensure financial institutions follow the rules.
On Jan. 10, Small Business Majority sent President Obama a letter asking him to act swiftly on the clean energy front in order to provide clear market signals and opportunities that will help guide small businesses into a modern, competitive clean energy economy. Read the letter here.