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February 16th, 2018 by

NEWS For Immediate Release                                                   Washington, D.C. – Today, the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) urged President Trump to reject a proposal from the U.S. Department of Commerce to impose […]

February 13th, 2018 by

SBE Council president & CEO Karen Kerrigan was interviewed for this Thinking Bigger article regarding the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” specifically on provisions impacting entrepreneurs and small businesses. Reporter Katie Bean looks at many aspects of the new law.  Kerrigan discussed the positive aspects – more economic growth, more capital – and lower rates […]

February 4th, 2018 by

SBE Council president & CEO Karen Kerrigan joined Neal Asbury to discuss President Trump’s State of the Union speech, small business sentiment and the outlook for 2018, and the BIG policy agenda for the year ahead. Listen to insightful radio segment here.

February 1st, 2018 by

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – On January 31, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it was delaying the applicability date of the Waters of the U.S. Rule (WOTUS) for two years. During this period, the EPA will continue to assess the input it has received from stakeholders about the rule’s revision, including what waters are subject to federal regulation. […]

January 31st, 2018 by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEWashington, D.C. – Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) President & CEO Karen Kerrigan issued the following statement in response to President Donald J. Trump’s State of the Union address: “President Trump delivered a powerful address about the state of our nation and how pro-growth policies have lifted the economy and small […]

January 30th, 2018 by

NEWS For Immediate Release                             Washington, D.C. –Raymond J. Keating, chief economist for the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council), released the following statement regarding the Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC’s) vote today to establish an Office of Economics and Analytics: “Small businesses […]

January 30th, 2018 by

NEWS Washington, D.C. – Optimism in the small business community is very high, and a leading advocate for entrepreneurs said that tonight’s State of the Union speech offers President Donald J. Trump the opportunity to reflect on the policies that are driving economic growth and American confidence, while laying out a strong case for “next […]

January 30th, 2018 by

By Karen Kerrigan– Entrepreneurs have entered 2018 with solid optimism and a strengthening economy.  Indeed, the keys to small business growth and healthy entrepreneurship hinge on strong and sustainable economic growth and the continuance of policies that lift government imposed barriers, encourage capital formation and investment. To that end, entrepreneurs are hopeful that President Trump and Congress will […]

January 29th, 2018 by

By Karen Kerrigan– Entrepreneurs have entered 2018 with solid optimism and a strengthening economy.  Indeed, the keys to small business growth and healthy entrepreneurship hinge on strong and sustainable economic growth and the continuance of policies that lift government imposed barriers, encourage capital formation and investment. To that end, entrepreneurs are hopeful that President Trump and Congress will […]

January 28th, 2018 by

By Karen Kerrigan– Entrepreneurs have entered 2018 with solid optimism and a strengthening economy.  Indeed, the keys to small business growth and healthy entrepreneurship hinge on strong and sustainable economic growth and the continuance of policies that lift government imposed barriers, encourage capital formation and investment. To that end, entrepreneurs are hopeful that President Trump and […]

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