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November 2, 2017
Washington, DC – In response to the paid leave proposal, the Workflex in the 21st Century Act, introduced in the U.S. Congress today by U.S. Rep. Mimi Walters (R-CA), the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) released the following statement, which may be attributed to David Levine, President, CEO and Co-founder:“This is a sham that lowers... read more
November 1, 2017
Washington, DC – In response to the tax proposal expected tomorrow in Congress, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) released the following statement, which may be attributed to Christine Blackburn, Director of Policy:“Congress seems incapable of delivering tax reform that would actually help the economy. The proposed plan mostly cuts... read more
October 25, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (October 24, 2017)— A set of generous employment practices helps companies’ bottom lines and delivers significant benefits to society. Those are the counter-intuitive findings of a new report being released today by the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which has a member network representing 250,000 businesses. The... read more
October 19, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (October 19, 2017) – U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), U.S. Senator Angus King (I-ME), U.S. Representative Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD), Founder and CEO of Business for a Fair Minimum Wage Holly Sklar, President of the Niskanen Center Jerry Taylor, and Founder and Technical Director of Naturepedic Barry Cik will be honored by the... read more
October 16, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (October 16, 2017)– The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) today announced its support for the final approval by the Governor of CA SB258, the Cleaning Products Right to Know Act. The following statement may be attributed to David Levine, CEO and Co-founder of ASBC:“We applaud Governor Brown and Senator Lara for giving... read more
October 10, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC – The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) today issued a statement blasting the decision by EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to repeal the Clean Power Plan. The following statement may be attributed to Richard Eidlin, Vice President for Policy and Co-founder:“Air pollution is destructive to our overall economy and the health... read more
October 2, 2017
Washington, DC ( October 2, 2017)—In advance of President Trump’s speech on Monday to preview the Administration’s Regulatory Agenda, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) released the following statement disputing the fundamental assumption that deregulation is needed to grow the economy. This may be attributed to Richard Eidlin, Co-... read more
September 26, 2017
Washington, D.C. (September 26, 2017)—In response to Republican tax proposals expected tomorrow, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) released the following statement, which may be attributed to Richard Eidlin, Co-founder and Vice President of Policy and Campaigns:“The United States needs tax reform that will build a more sustainable... read more
September 13, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC -- In support of Senator Sanders’s Medicare for All proposal, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), released the following statement, which may be attributed to David Levine, CEO and Co-founder:“Businesses welcome Senator Sanders’s latest proposal to create a publicly financed healthcare system in the U.S., and we thank... 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 decision to end the... read more

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