WHAT: Small Business Majority along with North Lawndale Chamber of Commerce and New Covenant Community Development Corporation (NCCDC) invite women small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs to attend a free roundtable on wealth building tactics for women small business owners. This event, which also includes networking opportunities, will be held on Tuesday, June 5 at 12:00pm at NCCDC.
Statement by Erik Rettig, Mid-Atlantic Director for Small Business Majority, on why the Virginia General Assembly’s passage of Medicaid expansion is welcome news for small firms
The Virginia General Assembly boosted small businesses today when it voted to expand the state’s Medicaid program as part of a budget plan. Giving more people access to affordable healthcare will level the playing field for small firms, foster a workforce that is healthier and more productive and direct additional funds to the state’s economy.
Statement by Small Business Majority Founder & CEO John Arensmeyer on why several provisions passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today as part of the National Defense Authorization Act will help small businesses
The U.S. House of Representatives extended multiple benefits to small businesses today as part of its vote to reauthorize the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
Small employers say some regulation is needed to protect small businesses from unfair competition and to level the playing field with big corporations
Washington, DC—A scientific opinion poll released today debunked the myth that regulations are one of the biggest issues hindering small business growth. In fact, an overwhelming majority of small employers say regulation is essential in a 21st century economy.
Statement from Small Business Majority Founder & CEO John Arensmeyer on why the U.S. Senate’s vote to protect net neutrality is the right move for small firms
The U.S. Senate acted in the best interests of small businesses when it voted today to restore net neutrality rules. Without protections in place to keep the internet fair and open, small businesses will be put at a disadvantage when trying to compete with larger corporations that have the resources to ensure their websites receive special prioritization from their internet service providers.
Statement by Erik Rettig, Northeast Director for Small Business Majority, on why the Connecticut Senate’s decision not to advance a state-run family leave program is bad news for small employers
We’re disappointed the Connecticut Senate failed to advance SB1, An Act Concerning Earned Family and Medical Leave, because this bill would have leveled the playing field for the many small firms that cannot afford to provide paid leave benefits.
WHAT: Small Business Majority, a national nonprofit organization, is partnering with MainStreet Roswell and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on a research project to better understand the needs, challenges and views of small business owners in the Roswell area.
WHAT: Small Business Majority, a national nonprofit organization, is partnering with the Rio Grande Council of Governments, the County of El Paso Economic Development Office, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on a research project to better understand the needs, challenges and views of small business owners in the El Paso area.
WHAT: Small Business Majority, a national nonprofit organization, is partnering with the Rio Grande Council of Governments and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on a research project to better understand the needs, challenges and views of small business owners in the Marfa area.
Small employers back legislation that would increase small business lending by credit unions as well as a ‘truth in lending’ act to ensure loan rates and terms are consistent and transparent
Washington, DC—A scientific opinion poll released today found most small business owners support a number of policies that could help increase the availability of traditional loans and make alternative lending sources safer.