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October 9th, 2019 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – A leading advocacy group for entrepreneurs and small businesses is applauding Executive Orders that President Trump will sign today to bring more accountability, fairness and transparency to regulatory procedures for entrepreneurs and small businesses.  The practice of issuing federal regulatory “guidance” has been misused by government regulators and […]

October 9th, 2019 by

USMCA FACT SHEET The United States-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA) is a vital pact that fully modernizes the NAFTA agreement. The agreement will enhance and expand growth opportunities for small businesses and startups, and will strengthen U.S. entrepreneurship and investment. USMCA is Critical to U.S. entrepreneurship and Small Business Growth. Congress Must ACT NOW to Pass […]

October 7th, 2019 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement in response to the signing of the United States-Japan Digital Agreement and the agreement with Japan on opening agricultural markets for American farmers: “We applaud President Trump and his team of negotiators […]

October 4th, 2019 by

On October 4, SBE Council president & CEO Karen Kerrigan joined Neil Cavuto’s Coast-to-Coast for an hour-long panel to discuss a host of issues including the jobs report for September, and the positive outlook on retail sales for the 2019 holiday season. The JOBS Data: In this 4:30 minute segment, Kerrigan discusses the jobs data […]

October 4th, 2019 by

by Raymond J. Keating- The default in media and political circles when it comes to the monthly jobs report is to focus on the establishment survey payroll numbers and the household survey’s unemployment rate. Yes, if you were unaware, these two numbers come from two different surveys that are both included in the monthly employment […]

October 1st, 2019 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C. – In response to today’s D.C. Circuit decision largely upholding the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) 2017 “Restoring Internet Freedom” order, Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement: “Today’s court decision is a win for entrepreneurs and small businesses. Upending the […]

September 27th, 2019 by

Ramon’s Smart Hustle Growth Conference October 25, 2019 NYC   Join SBE Council and hundreds of business owners at the 14th Annual Smart Hustle Growth Conference in New York City. Use code “SBECOUNCIL” to get 20% off Register here. This all day event brings together Mark Levy, Simon Sinek’s brand coach; Josh Cohen founder of […]

September 26th, 2019 by

NEWS For Immediate Release Washington, D.C.  – Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) president & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement on the compromise deal reached on September 25 by member nations of the Universal Postal Union to reform its international rate frameworks: “The final reform package is a tremendous victory for the […]

September 24th, 2019 by

Klobuchar, Scott Introduce Legislation to Enhance Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century Earlier this year, Klobuchar and Scott launched the bipartisan Senate Entrepreneurship Caucus to address the most pressing policy issues facing entrepreneurs and today hosted a Women’s Entrepreneurship Roundtable to encourage new business founders As new business formation rates in the U.S. have fallen near […]

September 20th, 2019 by

SBE Council president & CEO Karen Kerrigan appeared on Cavuto’s Coast-to-Coast on September 20. The hour long panel featured FOX Business’ Connell McShane, Rosecliff Founder Mike Murphy, and Bankrate Senior Economic Analyst Mark Hamrick where they discussed the markets, the Fed cuts and where it all goes moving forward. Watch the clip here, or by […]

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