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May 26, 2017
Business leaders voiced support for the Cleaning Product Labeling Act of 2017 introduced by Representative Raul Ruiz, M.D. (CA-36). This bill requires cleaning products sold in the United States to have ingredients listed on both the label and the manufacturer website so families can keep their children safer by choosing... read more
May 24, 2017
On the heels of the Trump Administration’s budget proposal, business leaders from across the country travelled to Washington, DC to urge Congress to support a national paid leave program and recruit co-sponsors for the FAMILY Act.During a breakfast meeting on Tuesday morning, business leaders heard from Senator Heidi Heitkamp (... read more
May 24, 2017
ASBC co-founders David Brodwin and Richard Eidlin wrote a column in GreenBiz urging bipartisan support for a carbon tax to combat climate change.
May 24, 2017
North American Windpower quoted ASBC's CEO David Levine opposing Trump's proposed budget. Said Levine, "The budget cuts will seriously impair America’s global competitiveness while China and the EU ramp up their commitments to a low-carbon future."
May 24, 2017
Business leader fear that the proposed budget cuts will seriously impair America’s global competitiveness, while China and the EU ramp up their commitments to a low-carbon future. As a result, American businesses will lose market share, thus depressing domestic job growth. The proposed cuts to EPA and DOE put at risk the nation... read more
May 23, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 23, 2017)—The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which has a national network of members representing over 250,000 businesses, released statements condemning the Trump Administration’s federal budget proposal released today. The following may be attributed to David Levine, Co-founder and CEO of... read more
May 19, 2017
A free and open Internet is essential to the success of small businesses and entrepreneurs, who rely on high-speed access to attract customers, create markets and effectively compete. ASBC strongly disagrees with Chairman Pai’s proposal to eliminate the current rules. An internet without net neutrality is bad for business.
May 19, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 19, 2017)—The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which has a national network of members representing over 250,000 businesses, released a statement condemning Thursday’s vote by the Federal Communications Commission to begin the formal repeal of current net neutrality rules.“The Internet has... read more
May 18, 2017
Richard Eidlin, ASBC's co-founder and VP of Policy, wrote a column in GreenBiz.com urging business leaders to support a carbon tax, clean water and clear labeling.
May 18, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 18, 2017)―The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC), which with its member organizations represents more than 250,000 businesses, calls on Congress and the Administration to support a bill introduced yesterday by Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH). The legislation, Small Business Regulatory Relief Act,... read more

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