Small Business

Let’s ensure that small businesses benefit from Senator Graham’s $230 million base-funding request

  Press Statement July 28, 2021 Contact: Elayne Brunson elayneb.sumterblackchamber@gmail.com (803) 406-6377 cell Below is a statement of Elayne Brunson, COO and Co-founder of the Sumter Black Chamber of Commerce, regarding this week’s announcement of Senator Lindsey Graham requesting $230 million in federal money for military base construction in South…

Opinion: How Sen. Graham can help fix the labor shortage with commonsense immigration reform

The Hill July 21, 2021 By Frank Knapp Jr., Opinion Contributor Just as they are across the country, small businesses in South Carolina are facing a labor shortage that started before the pandemic. Our senator, Lindsey Graham (R), is key to the short and long-term solution by passing commonsense, bipartisan immigration solutions…

Sign Letter to Rep. Rice and Mace in support of COAST Anti-Drilling Act

  It’s time to permanently ban offshore drilling for oil in the Atlantic. We have been successful in our efforts to block exploratory seismic airgun blasting, the preliminary process before drilling. But now we need to finish the job. Businesses are encouraged to sign this letter asking South Carolina Representatives…

Small business group supports the Small Business Tax Fairness Act introduced by Senator Wyden to urge new investments in Main Street

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact Jared Thompson jared@smallbusinessforamericasfuture.org (260) 797-2530 Washington, D.C., July 20, 2021— Earlier today, Small Business for America’s Future joined Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) for a press conference supporting the introduction of his Small Business Tax Fairness Act. Anne Zimmerman, Small Business for America’s Future Co-Chair and…

“Revitalizing America’s Cities”—Watch Video from The Hil

July 15, 2021 Today, The Hill hosted a special virtual event, “Revitalizing America’s Cities” that featured Mayors from across the country discussing what their cities are or will be doing to promote the success of microbusinesses to make their cities more resilient. The Hill is a Washington, DC-based media company…