January 20, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (January 19, 2017)—The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), with a membership network representing more than 250,000 businesses, today released a statement about the inauguration of Donald Trump as President. The following statement is by David Levine, CEO and co-founder of the American Sustainable... read more
January 19, 2017
In a strongly worded letter to the Senate Environment and Public Works committee (EPW), ASBC made clear that Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is the wrong choice to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. Pruitt has a long record of protecting fossil fuel interests and repeatedly suing EPA to reverse rules on climate,... read more
January 19, 2017
An article in TriplePundit supports ASBC's push for clean energy.
January 18, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (January 17, 2017)—The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which with its member organizations represents more than 250,000 businesses, called on the Senate on Environment & Public Works to oppose the nomination of Scott Pruitt as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). A hearing... read more
January 17, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (January 11, 2017) – The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which with its member organizations represents more than 250,000 businesses, calls upon Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson to affirmatively state during his confirmation hearing that the U.S. will remain a party to the Paris Climate... read more
January 12, 2017
Bryan McGannon, ASBC policy director, told Bloomberg BNA that ASBC will work with congressional legislators to secure the reintroduction of the Cleaning Product Right to Know Act in 2017.
January 10, 2017
Legislation to purportedly reform the federal regulatory process cleared early votes in the new session of the House of Representatives, and ASBC weighed in with letters strongly opposing the flawed bills. The bills weaken the established regulatory structure and give large corporations undue influence in the process. Read the... read more
January 5, 2017
An article in The Hill cited ASBC's objections to the Midnight Rules Relief Act.
January 4, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (January 4, 2017)—The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), with a membership network representing more than 250,000 businesses, today sent a letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives voicing opposing to H.R. 21, a bill designed to invalidate rules written during the final period of a... read more
January 3, 2017
ASBC has launched a multi-year, cross-sector initiative: the High Road Workplace Project. In partnership with business, government, and advocacy leaders from across the country, ASBC will leverage the expertise of high-road businesses to identify and advance new policy incentives that encourage all businesses to act with the... read more