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March 27, 2012
WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Frank Knapp, Vice Chair of the American Sustainable Business Council Action Fund (ASBC), released the following statement as the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments on the Affordable Care Act (ACA): “Now more than ever it is important to remind everyone that the National Federation of Independent... read more
March 27, 2012
Washington, DC - March 27, 2012 - Today a diverse group of business organizations representing over 125,000 businesses across the country issued the following statement expressing strong appreciation for the Environmental Protection Agency’s new carbon pollution standard for new power plants. The statement, signed by the... read more
March 23, 2012
ASBC Action Fund Vice Chair Frank Knapp is quoted in The Deal Pipeline's coverage of the major impact crowdfunding could have on small firms seeking start-up capital.
March 22, 2012
WASHINGTON, DC—Today, the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) applauded the Senate for passing the CROWDFUND Act as an amendment to the Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2011 (HR 3606). In a letter to the Senate last week, ASBC endorsed the legislation as a way to help small... read more
March 22, 2012
Portfolio.com's coverage of the Senate's passage of a tougher crowdfunding amendment in the JOBS bill featured a quote from ASBC co-founder David Brodwin. A related story runs on the Business Journals site.
March 22, 2012
David Brodwin, ASBC co-founder, discusses the high profile resignation of a Goldman Sachs executive and how it reflects the general state of professionalism in the current US economy.
March 15, 2012
Crowdfunding has now been passed and signed into law, with the SEC charged with working out the details.  Tell the SEC what you’d like to see as crowdfunding is implemented.  Read the suggestions offered by others. ASBC is collecting perspectives and will be providing a formal statement.
March 15, 2012
Washington, DC – The American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) called on the Senate yesterday to pass the CROWDFUND Act (S.2190). In a letter delivered to Senate leaders, ASBC said the legislation will help small businesses expand by creating new and better avenues to capital. “Small businesses create two-thirds of the net... read more
March 15, 2012
David Brodwin, ASBC co-founder, discusses crowdfunding—why it is so important to help American's small businesses grow, and why the right framework is needed to protect investors from  fraud.
March 15, 2012
Roll Call's story on the push for a regulatory framework for crowdfunding features ASBC Action Fund Vice Chair Frank Knapp.

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