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April 18, 2016
InsideEPA/climate discussed how ASBC is planning more in-person events in its campaign to promote a federal carbon tax, including a June event in coal-heavy Kentucky, a state that might be expected to react with hostility to such a push. (Please note: this article is behind a paywall)
April 15, 2016
An article in the Environmental Leader cited ASBC's Carbon Tax campaign in support of the EPA's Clean Power Plan.
April 14, 2016
An article in The Hill quoted ASBC Co-chair Frank Knapp, Jr. in support of smart regulations. Said Knapp, “Some small businesses will find compliance with federal regulations difficult. The answer is not to throw the baby out with the bathwater and invalidate existing rules. Instead, we believe the solution lies in expanding the capacity of the federal government to provide regulatory compliance assistance to small businesses.”
April 13, 2016
An article in Environment & Energy News discussed ASBC Co-chair Frank Knapp, Jr.'s testimony in support of smart regulations at the Senate Environment and Public Works subcommittee hearing on April 12, 2016. (Please note: this article is behind a paywall)
April 7, 2016
An article in the Bloomberg View discussed the increasing dissatisfaction with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and how it is reflected in the growth of alternative business lobbying groups such as ASBC.
March 31, 2016
An article in Politico discusses ASBC's filing a friend of the court brief, also known as an “amicus brief,” in support of the national Clean Power Plan.
March 31, 2016
An article in the Black Enterprise Magazine quoted a statement by David Levine, CEO of ASBC, and Frank Knapp Jr., co-chair of ASBC, urging Congress to hold hearings for Merrick Garland's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court.  The statement in part said, “Hundreds of thousands of small business leaders believe that we must move beyond partisan politics. When a business loses a CEO, we move quickly to replace him or her. Too many important issues for business and the economy rest on having a full Supreme Court, so we implore Congress to act now,” noted the South Carolina Small Business... read more
March 30, 2016
An article in Media Matters used ASBC's polling results to show how small business supports the proposed protections for streams and wetlands in the EPA's Waters of the United States rule.
March 22, 2016
AZBigMedia discussed how Local First Arizona is partnering with the American Sustainable Business Council to bring the discussion on carbon pricing to Arizona.
February 25, 2016
An article in quoted David Levine, ASBC's CEO and president, in support of paid family leave. Said Levine, “The American Sustainable Business Council along with members across the state of New York, proudly supports the paid leave bill.”