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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
September 17, 2010
An editorial in the Delaware County Daily Times in support of the Small Business Jobs Act quoted ASBC CEO David Levine, who said, “Small businesses account for most of the job creation in this country and, with this bill, our businesses and many others like them can do even more to help build a vibrant and sustainable economy.”
September 14, 2010
In The Hill's Congress Blog, Frank Knapp Jr., president & CEO of ASBC partner The South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce, reflects on the impact ASBC is making with the Small Business Jobs Act and other initiatives.
August 25, 2010
David Levine, co-founder and CEO of the American Sustainable Business Council, published an informative piece in Greenbiz, "How Shoddy Chemical Regulations Hurt U.S. Businesses," detailing the need for chemical policy reform and urging the passage of the Toxic Chemicals Safety Act.
July 20, 2010
The New York Times highlighted ASBC's leadership in support of the Business and Investors Against Tax Haven Abuse campaign, noting that "the campaign is unusual because it is the first time that small businesses have organized to combat offshore tax avoidance and evasion in a significant way." The campaign has strong backing... read more
July 15, 2010
Today’s passage of financial reform is a crucial step in rebalancing our economy from Wall Street to Main Street and preventing a repeat of the meltdown that destroyed so many businesses and jobs. “Small business growth and access to safe, fairly priced capital are key to our economic recovery and success,” said David Levine,... read more


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