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December 7, 2016
An article in Newsweek quoted the reactions from environmental organizations and prominent environmentalists to Pruitt’s appointment.  Said ASBC CEO David Levine, “This nomination also demonstrates a critical disregard for the impacts on businesses and the economy from climate change and extreme weather events."
December 8, 2016
An article in The Hill quoted ASBC CEO David Levine on Trump's nomination of Andy Puzder for Secretary of Labor.  Said Levine, "With Mr. Puzder’s nomination, Mr. Trump is choosing the wrong model for helping the working and middle classes — and businesses that depend on healthy consumer demand."
December 8, 2016
An article in U.S. News & World Report, discussing Trump's Secretary of Labor nominee Andy Puzder, quoted ASBC CEO David Levine. Said Levine, "With Mr. Puzder's nomination, Mr. Trump is choosing the wrong model for helping the working and middle classes – and businesses that depend on healthy consumer demand."
December 5, 2016
The New York Times quoted David Brodwin, ASBC co-founder and CFO, raising concerns about Trump's transition team. Said Brodwin, “Trump is doubling down on crony capitalists who don’t understand that a healthy economy requires a healthy planet and consumers with money in their pockets."
November 23, 2016
An article in Common Dreams quoted David Levine, CEO and co-founder of the American Sustainable Business Council, mourned the halting of the overtime ruling, saying the opponents were "operating from short-sighted, out-moded thinking."
November 28, 2016
An article in TriplePundit quoted MaryAnne Howland, CEO and Founder of Ibis Communications (an ASBC member), in support of greater access to capital for minority- and women-owned businesses.
November 23, 2016
An article In These Times quoted Richard Eidlin, ASBC co-founder and vice-president of policy and campaigns, in support of regulations that protect employees. 
November 15, 2016
David Levine, co-founder and CEO of ASBC, told Chemical Watch if there were to be a dismantling of regulations, or an attempt made to limit the EPA's effectiveness, that would have an impact on TSCA.But if that happens, said Mr Levine, you'll see an uptick of work by states. And he pointed out that it was this very state-driven "patch-work" approach that drove the American Chemistry Council (ACC) and other industry groups to the negotiating table to reform TSCA in the first place."If the EPA is undermined in a way where it can't proceed on chemical assessments, it does leave states the... read more
November 9, 2016
An article in AP News quoted ASBC CEO David Levine about the concerns regarding gridlock persisting even with a Republican president and Congress. Said Levine, "What we don't know is whether or not there is a sincere interest in supporting small and medium-size enterprises in this country — rebuilding Main Street, rebuilding manufacturing."
November 3, 2016
An article in Westfair Business highlighted the launch of the Connecticut Sustainable Business Council, an ASBC organizational member.

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