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November 2, 2010
In her weekly column in the Washington Post, Katrina Vanden Heuvel, editor and publisher of the Nation, highlighted ASBC's work as representatives of "an enlightened business community."
October 22, 2010
The Orange County Register covered ASBC's and Business for Shared Prosperity's recent report, "Restoring Top Tax Rates Makes Sense for Small Business."
October 18, 2010
The US Chamber of Commerce and Republican members of Congress are challenging the EPA in federal court to try and eliminate its ability to regulate carbon emissions. In response to this, nine of ASBC’s partner organizations sent a letter to all 535 members of Congress expressing its support for EPA’s power to regulate carbon... read more
October 15, 2010
ASBC Co-founder David Brodwin's op-ed in support of the Fair Elections Now Act was published by several media outlets, including Black Star News, NJToday.net, and Richmond County Daily Journal.
October 14, 2010
Chuck Collins, co-founder of ASBC partner organization Wealth for the Common Good, penned "Restoring Top Tax Rates Makes Sense for Small Business," which originally ran in YES! Magazine online and was reprinted in The Huffington Post. 
October 5, 2010
Debate is raging now over whether to let the Bush tax cuts expire for high income earners.  It makes good business sense to restore top tax rates to where they were between 1993 and 2000 during the longest economic expansion in US history.
October 1, 2010
GreenBiz, in "Investors Say Obsolete Chemical Policy Threatens U.S. Businesses," reported on the investor letter coordinated by the Investor Environmental Health Network and ASBC in support of toxic chemical reform.
September 27, 2010
While legislators’ attention in the waning days of the 111th Congress is focused on contentious economic stimulus programs, investors are reminding senators and representatives that reforming obsolete federal legislation governing toxic chemicals is necessary for American companies to be able to compete better internationally,... read more
September 27, 2010
In partnership with the Investor Environmental Health Network, investors with $35 Billion in assets under management sent a letter to Congress urging support for reform of the Toxic Substance Control Act. Add your name to the growing list of business leaders who support this measure: Please sign the business leaders’ petition... read more
September 21, 2010
The American Sustainable Business Council called on Congress to pass the Fair Elections Now Act which would stop the corrupting influence of special interest donations and enable legislators to focus on the people’s business rather than on fundraising.The bipartisan legislation provides the option for candidates to run for... read more

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