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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
May 17, 2017
The Huffington Post quoted ASBC CEO David Levine opposing the Regulatory Accountability Act
May 17, 2017
The Washington Post quoted ASBC CEO David Levine in support of an Obama-era rule requiring that companies electronically report their injury and illness records.
May 17, 2017
ASBC applauds Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) for his introduction of two bills that place worker ownership of businesses front and center in the rebuilding of America’s economy from the bottom-up. ASBC calls on Congress to promote worker-ownership businesses with greater funding and smarter federal support.ASBC supports the two... read more
May 16, 2017
ASBC is honored to receive its third annual Supporter of the Year award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Safer Choice program. Awards recognize businesses and organizations that have advanced chemical safety through exemplary participation in, or promotion of, Safer Choice, which helps consumers, businesses... read more
May 10, 2017
On the heels of the People’s Climate March, business leaders from across the country travelled to Washington, DC for the National Business Climate and Clean Energy Advocacy program on May 1-2. ASBC and E2 led the event with support from the Sustainable Furnishings Council, Sustainable Food Trade Association, Partnership for... read more
May 5, 2017
An article in In these Times cited ASBC press release urging Congress to oppose the Working Families Flexibility Act (HR 1180/ S.801) saying it is poorly designed, permits much potential abuse by employers, and places a major liability on business balance sheets.

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