Small Business News

| I-70 Scout

Today, Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet announced he will soon introduce the Student Apprenticeship Act, new legislation to close the gap between higher education and labor by modernizing workforce training and accelerating the growth of registered apprenticeship programs nationwide.

| Morning Consult

Ineffective immigration laws also hurt existing small businesses. Entrepreneurs increasingly say they are struggling to find qualified workers and need a larger applicant pool to meet their workforce needs.

| Florida Daily

U.S. Rep. Al Lawson, D-Fla., scored a win on Capitol Hill as his “Small Business Fair Debt Collection Protection Act” cleared a key committee.


U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-Ind.) Thursday cosponsored a bill that passed out of the Senate Commerce Committee, which would address the falling rate of entrepreneurship in America. The Enhancing Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century Act requires the U.S.

| Health for Everyone

A three-judge panel of the Court docket of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (D.C. Circuit)—Judges David S. Tatel, Gregory G.

| Colorado Politics

Small Business Majority, a nationwide network of small business owners, said in a statement that they were pleased that the two state agencies incorporated many of their recommendations.

| Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan

Two national business organizations have decided to support my bill extending SBA programs to the Marianas.

| San Francisco Chronicle

The Kincade Fire has been devastating to small businesses like mine that depend on a consistent and fruitful harvest season. The impact of these fires on our community has been well documented, but we need to talk about solutions for small businesses that are desperate for support.

| Wall Street Journal

Mr. Turner said that submitting ownership information for his companies wouldn’t be an enormous time burden, but he expressed skepticism about whether the measures would help investigators track down bad actors.

| U.S. Congressman French Hill

Today, House Entrepreneurship Caucus Co-Chair Congressman French Hill (AR-02), introduced the Enhancing Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century Act.