Comunicados de Prensa

Press Release Date:
viernes, noviembre 4, 2022

Selected group of expert small business owners leads on strategies to address big issues facing California entrepreneurs 

SACRAMENTO, CALIF. – This summer, Small Business Majority nominated eleven small business owners and entrepreneurs from around California to serve on its California Small Business Council. The council comprises job creators from various industries who have volunteered their time and entrepreneurial expertise to advocate for the true needs of small businesses across the state. 

Topic(s):
Entrepreneurship, General Small Business, Women's Entrepreneurship
Press Release Date:
miércoles, octubre 26, 2022

Small businesses in six key states and across political parties support Clean Slate policies to provide justice-impacted individuals with greater opportunities for employment

Washington, D.C. - Today, Small Business Majority released new polling revealing bipartisan support for criminal justice reform, including implementing Clean Slate policies to create workforce diversity and expanding candidate pools. 

Topic(s):
COVID-19, Entrepreneurship, General Small Business, Job Creation, Workforce Issues
Press Release Date:
viernes, octubre 14, 2022

Sondeo encuentra que una cuarta parte de los propietarios de pequeñas empresas no solicitaron capital durante la pandemia

Washington, D.C. - Small Business Majority y Start Small Think Big publicaron una nueva encuesta el jueves, 13 de octubre, revelando que un 64% de pequeñas empresas citaron el acceso a capital como una barrera que encontraron para poder hacer cambios que mantendrían en funcionamiento sus negocios.

Topic(s):
Financial Reform, General Small Business, Government Accountability
Press Release Date:
jueves, octubre 13, 2022

Poll finds a quarter of small business owners received no capital during the pandemic, and a third cite a lack of awareness

Washington, D.C. - Today, Small Business Majority and Start Small Think Big released a new survey revealing 26% of small businesses did not obtain capital during the pandemic, despite 64% citing lack of capital as a barrier they encountered when making changes to maintain their business. 

Topic(s):
Access to Capital, General Small Business
Press Release Date:
lunes, octubre 3, 2022

Statement by Bianca Blomquist, California Policy Director of Small Business Majority, lauding Governor Newsom’s decision to sign SB 951 and expand paid family leave

“On September 30, Governor Gavin Newsom signed Senate Bill 951 (SB 951), historic legislation that brings greater equity to California’s Paid Family Leave (PFL) and State Disability Insurance (SDI) programs. We applaud the governor’s efforts to improve policies that allow small business owners and their employees to take the time they need to care for a family member, regardless of their income. 

Topic(s):
Entrepreneurship, Healthcare, Infrastructure, Paid Family & Medical Leave Insurance
Press Release Date:
jueves, septiembre 15, 2022

Small Business Majority partners with Support Latino Business and national business organizations to launch a series of resources to support the Latino small business community

Washington, DC - Today, Small Business Majority celebrates the start of National Hispanic Heritage Month by announcing the launch of an array of resources, grant opportunities, and stories Hispanic and Latino small business owners can use to galvanize communities and overcome challenges often endured by Latino entrepreneurs. 

Topic(s):
Entrepreneurship, General Small Business, Immigration, Minority entrepreneurship
Press Release Date:
jueves, septiembre 15, 2022

Small Business Majority se asocia con Support Latino Business y organizaciones comerciales nacionales para lanzar una serie de recursos que apoyan a la comunidad latina de emprendedores

Washington, DC - Hoy, Small Business Majority celebra el inicio del Mes Nacional de la Herencia Hispana al anunciar el lanzamiento de una variedad de recursos, oportunidades de subvenciones, e historias de emprendedores latinos e hispanos que pueden utilizar para impulsar las comunidades y superar los desafíos que a menudo enfrentan los emprendedores latinos. 

Topic(s):
Entrepreneurship, Minority entrepreneurship
Press Release Date:
martes, agosto 23, 2022

“The Bottom Line” webinar series will bring together SBA officials, small business advocates, and economic experts for discussions on how to address economic challenges facing small businesses today.

Washington, D.C.

Topic(s):
Access to Capital, General Small Business
Press Release Date:
martes, agosto 23, 2022

La serie de seminarios web “The Bottom Line“ reunirá funcionarios de la SBA, defensores de las pequeñas empresas, y expertos en discusiones sobre cómo abordar los desafíos económicos que enfrentan las pequeñas empresas hoy en día. 

WASHINGTON – El lunes, 22 de agosto, la Administradora Isabella Casillas Guzman, jefe de la Agencia Federal de Pequeños Negocios (SBA por sus siglas en inglés) y la voz de 33 millones de pequeñas empresas estadounidenses en el gabinete del presidente Biden, y John Arensmeyer, fundador de Small Business Majority, firmaron un acuerdo de co-patrocinio para asociarse en una nueva serie de seminarios web, “The Bottom Line” para introducir nuestras pequeñas empresas estadounide

Topic(s):
Press Release Date:
viernes, agosto 12, 2022

Small business owners stand to benefit from the law that will create greater healthcare affordability and level playing field on taxes

Washington, DC - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA), which includes robust investments important to boosting the small business ecosystem, particularly affordable healthcare and clean energy. It also includes significant provisions to improve equity in our tax system while reducing the deficit. We look forward to the president quickly signing this legislation into law. 

Topic(s):
Access to Capital, COVID-19, Financial Reform, General Small Business, Government Accountability, Healthcare, Tax and Budget Reform

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