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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 thedailystar.com 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.”
February 23, 2016
An article in the Greek Reporter discussed Earth Friendly Products' special event to introduce the work of the American Sustainable Business Council.
February 11, 2016
An article in ThinkProgress quoted ASBC co-chair Frank Knapp, Jr. in support of the Clean Power Plan. Said Knapp, “The Supreme Court didn’t negate any of what’s on the ground and what’s already moving. In the big scheme of things, it’s OK. We can survive this."

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