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September 6, 2017
ASBC strongly opposes President Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The Obama-era policy has allowed 800,000 individuals to live and work in America without a constant fear of deportation from the country they grew up in.Believing that this decision goes against fundamental... read more
September 5, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (September 5, 2017)–In response to President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which has a national network of over 250,000 member business, released the following statement:"We strongly oppose President Trump's... read more
September 3, 2017
L-R: Christine Blackburn, Policy Director, ASBC; Joey Bergstein, COO, Seventh Generation; Christopher Gavigan, Co-Founder and Chief Purpose Officer, The Honest Company; Lindsay Dahl, VP Community Affairs Beautycounter; Kristine Early, Director of Corporate Communications & Government Affairs, Earth Friendly Products; and... read more
August 31, 2017
Yesterday the American Sustainable Business Council and over 500 businesses filed an open letter with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) raising concerns over the agency’s proposed repeal of Net Neutrality rules that prevent Internet Service Providers from blocking, throttling, and charging extra fees.You can read the... read more
August 31, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (August 31, 2017)—The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) filed an open letter yesterday with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) raising concerns over the agency’s proposed repeal of Net Neutrality rules that prevent Internet Service Providers from blocking, throttling and charging extra fees.... read more
August 28, 2017
Eric Leenson and Dan Geiger, co-directors Business Alliance for a Healthy California (a fiscally sponsored project of ASBC), co-wrote an op-ed in El Tecolote in support of the California single-payer bill SB 562.
August 23, 2017
John Abrams, founder and CEO of South Mountain Co. (an ASBC member) wrote an op-ed in the Cape Cod Times in support of a carbon fee.
August 21, 2017
Senator Bernie Sanders wrote an op-ed in Fortune Magazine in support of single-payer healthcare that mentions ASBC’s leadership on this issue through Business Leaders Transforming Healthcare. 
August 15, 2017
In response to recent events in Charlottesville, VA, ASBC stands with its members in condemning the hateful views expressed by white supremacist, neo-Nazis, and alt-right groups and the accompanying violence. We also find President Trump’s response completely inadequate and misguided and call upon him to clearly and... read more
August 15, 2017
Small businesses know how important clean water is for their employees, communities, and bottom-lines. That’s why the majority of small business owners support commonsense protections for clean water like the Clean Water Rule. We need to stop President Trump and EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt from rolling-back safeguards for... read more

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