JOBS Act

Crowdfunding can provide new financing option for women and minority firms

WEBINAR June 21, 2012 25% Discount for Small Business Chamber members In April, President Obama signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act. A provision in the law establishing crowdfunding as a mechanism to spur start-ups has the potential to significantly help minority firms. A study conducted by the Commerce Department…

Happy B-Day ACA and Success in U.S. Senate

The Affordable Care Act turns 2 today (read my op.ed here) while we all wait for the Supreme Court hearing on the constitutionality of the individual mandate to start next week.  More on that on Monday. Yesterday was a big and surprising victory in the U.S. Senate.  The CROWDFUND Act…

ACTION ALERT!!!

Access to Capital vote on TuesdayTell Graham and DeMint to do it the right way The U.S. Senate will vote tomorrow (March 20th) on legislation to create another path for small businesses to access capital.  The Small Business Chamber has supported the idea of allowing limited investments in small businesses…