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Press Releases provide customers with information on happenings in the small business world of Washington, D.C. Reporters, trade associations, writers, academics, elected officials, and small business owners will all appreciate getting the news, while it's still news.

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2017-07-26 12:00 Les Davies Appointed Small Business Advocate for Region 5
2016-08-18 09:00 More Seniors, More Entrepreneurs: Senior Self-Employment on the Rise in the U.S.
2011-01-18 05:00 President Obama Issues Executive Order On Improving Regulation and Regulatory Review Advocacy Strongly Supports Focus on Small Business
2014-10-16 00:00 Accelerators: An Avenue for Startup Growth
2010-11-07 04:00 Acting Chief Counsel for Advocacy Testifies on Federal Efforts to Expand Small Business Internet Access
2011-10-05 04:00 Advocacy Announces Research Proposals for FY 2011
2012-08-09 04:00 Advocacy Announces Seattle Symposium on Small Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship
2012-03-13 04:00 Advocacy Announces Small Business Data Resources Tool
2011-07-18 04:00 Advocacy Applauds EPA Decision on Final Lead Renovation and Painting Rule
2011-02-03 05:00 Advocacy Applauds Federal Reserve’s Decision on Regulation Z
2013-01-16 05:00 Advocacy Applauds IRS Simplification of Home Office Deduction
2018-02-06 13:30 Advocacy Appoints Bruce LeVell to Serve as Region 4 Advocate
2018-01-17 12:00 Advocacy Appoints Christine Myers to Serve as Region 2 Advocate
2017-11-07 12:00 Advocacy Appoints Elmo J. Rinaldi to Serve as Region 3 Advocate
2018-01-12 13:30 Advocacy Appoints Joe Knilans to Serve as Advocate for Rural Affairs
1997-12-17 05:00 Advocacy Commends EPA for Outstanding Efforts to Address Small Business Concerns in Effluent Rulemaking
2015-01-21 00:00 Advocacy Continues to Reduce Regulatory Burdens on Small Business
2009-12-23 05:00 Advocacy Files Greenhouse Gas Comments
2011-06-27 04:00 Advocacy Hosts Nationwide Small Business Roundtables on Women Entrepreneurship
2017-07-10 12:00 Advocacy Invites Small Businesses to Attend Idaho Roundtables
2017-06-05 12:00 Advocacy Invites Small Businesses to Attend Louisiana Roundtables
2017-07-31 12:00 Advocacy Invites Small Businesses to Attend Ohio Roundtables
2017-01-19 13:45 Advocacy Involvement Helps Relieve Small Business of Regulatory Burdens
2016-01-12 07:45 Advocacy Involvement Relieves Regulatory Burden on Small Business
2012-09-05 04:00 Advocacy Issues Updated, Expanded Frequently Asked Questions
2017-05-10 11:00 Advocacy Looking for Online Feedback on Regulation
2012-02-14 05:00 Advocacy Regulatory Reviews Save $11.7 Billion for Small Business
2014-12-16 00:00 Advocacy Releases Annual Small Business Lending Report
2013-07-10 04:00 Advocacy Releases Annual Small Business Lending Report
2016-04-07 08:00 Advocacy Releases its U.S. Small Business Profiles
2011-01-27 05:00 Advocacy Releases Report Examining the Small Business Economy in 2009
2015-02-04 00:00 Advocacy Releases Small Business Profiles for All 50 States
2014-06-17 00:00 Advocacy Releases Small Business Profiles for All the States and Territories
2016-02-04 07:45 Advocacy Report Examines the Millennial Entrepreneur
2017-01-12 13:00 Advocacy Report Explains High Entrepreneurship among Immigrants
2013-12-05 05:00 Advocacy Report Explores Why a Firm Hires Its First Employee
2014-02-27 05:00 Advocacy Report Outlines Removal of Regulatory Burdens on Small Business
2017-10-04 12:00 Advocacy Report Shows Rural Entrepreneurship Has Been Declining
2011-09-14 04:00 Advocacy Research and Symposium Focus on Finance
2015-11-09 14:30 Advocacy Study Analyzes Veteran Business Owner Recovery from 2007-2013
2014-01-29 05:00 Advocacy Study Finds No Direct Link between Credit Score and Discrimination
2013-05-15 04:00 Advocacy Study Highlights Top Locations for High-Growth Companies
2009-05-26 04:00 Advocacy Study Ranks Banks on Small Firm Lending, Hints at Current Financial Trends
1999-07-14 04:00 Advocacy Successful in Elimination of Burdensome EPA Regulation
2017-11-09 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable for Small Business in Boston, MA
2017-11-08 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable for Small Business in Manchester, NH
2017-05-10 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
2017-06-22 17:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in Boise, Idaho
2017-07-20 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in Cincinnati, Ohio
2017-07-25 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in Cleveland, Ohio
2017-06-22 17:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
2017-09-28 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in Glen Allen, Virginia
2017-07-25 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in Lexington, Kentucky
2017-05-10 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in New Orleans, Louisiana
2017-08-31 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in Overland Park, Kansas
2017-08-25 12:00 Advocacy to Host Regulatory Roundtable in St. Louis, Missouri
2017-10-26 11:30 Advocacy Welcomes Robert L. Wehagen as Congressional and Legislative Affairs Manager
2013-03-15 04:00 Advocacy’s Chief Counsel Responds to ‘Inaccurate’ Allegations
2012-03-29 04:00 American Veterans Own 9 Percent of U.S. Firms
2014-05-01 04:00 Baby Boomers: Less Likely to Choose Self-Employment before Retirement
2011-01-18 05:00 Becky Greenwald Appointed Region VII Advocate
2010-11-08 05:00 Business-owning Households More Likely Than Others to Have Higher Income and Wealth
2011-03-28 04:00 Caitlin Cain Appointed Region VI Advocate
2011-09-27 04:00 Chief Counsel Applauds DOL’s Postponement on Revising Wage Calculation for H-2B Visa Rule
2011-05-11 04:00 Chief Counsel Applauds IRS Postponement of Three Percent Withholding Tax on Contractors
2011-01-25 05:00 Chief Counsel Applauds OSHA Withdrawal of Rule
2011-04-15 04:00 Chief Counsel Calls 1099 Repeal a Victory for Small Business
2010-11-18 05:00 Chief Counsel Endorses Repeal of 1099
2010-11-18 05:00 Chief Counsel Endorses Repeal of 1099
2011-11-10 05:00 Chief Counsel Praises the Repeal of Three Percent Withholding Requirement on Contractors
2016-02-10 15:00 Chief Counsel Testifies on Advocacy Involvement in the Regulatory Process
2009-12-08 05:00 College Education, Good Grades are Factors in Mobility of Self-employed Workers Toward Innovative States
2009-01-26 05:00 CORRECTED: Economic Recovery Depends on Small Business
2016-05-11 08:15 Crowdfunding: New Rules, New Report
2015-12-11 10:00 Darryl L. DePriest Confirmed as Chief Counsel
2017-05-31 16:00 Despite Smaller Size, Women-Owned Businesses Have a Significant Economic Impact
2011-09-30 04:00 Developments in Women-Owned Businesses, 1997-2007
2009-04-02 04:00 Effective Federal Income Tax Rate Faced By Small Businesses Varies By Legal Form Of Organization
2010-11-07 04:00 EPA to Reconsider Final Rule on Stormwater Discharges for Construction Sites
2009-02-12 05:00 Exports are a Bright Spot in Economic Downturn: Report Documents Small Firms’ Role in Economy
2013-02-20 05:00 Federal Watchdog Office Saves Small Businesses $2.4 Billion in Regulatory Costs
2009-07-08 04:00 Financing, Sales Were Small Firm Concerns of 2008: Report Documents Small Firms’ Role in 2008 Economy
2010-11-07 04:00 Global Entrepreneurship and the United States
2011-09-02 04:00 Health Insurance in Small Firms: Availability, Coverage, and the Effect of Tax Incentives
2011-01-03 05:00 Henry Sanders Appointed Region V Advocate
2012-05-03 04:00 Immigrant-owned Businesses Start with More Capital than Non-Immigrant-owned Businesses
2011-01-19 05:00 Jennifer M. Clark Appointed Region X Advocate
2011-01-05 05:00 John Hart Appointed Region VIII Advocate
2017-04-10 10:00 Joseph M. DiStasio Appointed Small Business Advocate for Region 1
2010-11-08 05:00 Location Does Matter: Entrepreneurs Create Economic Growth Across State and County Lines
2010-12-21 05:00 Lynn Bromley Appointed Region I Advocate
2011-01-31 05:00 Mark Berson Appointed Region IV Advocate
2016-09-14 10:30 Minority-Owned Businesses Remained Resilient During Recession
2017-09-08 12:00 Mitch Tyner Appointed Senior Advisor/Director of Regional Affairs
2017-04-20 11:00 Nancy Zurbuchen Appointed Small Business Advocate for Region 7
2013-02-14 05:00 New Report Offers State-by-State Analysis of America’s Small Businesses
2013-04-04 04:00 New Report Says Better Bank Lending will Improve Small Business Exports
2013-04-18 04:00 New Report: Venture Capital Firms Profit from Funding Women-led Businesses
2009-11-29 05:00 Ngozi Bell Appointed Region III Advocate
2010-11-29 05:00 Ngozi Bell Appointed Region III Advocate: Will Work Closely With the Small Business Community
2011-12-23 05:00 Office of Advocacy’s Economic Research Annual Report: FY 2011 Research Efforts Focused on Small Business Access to Financing
2015-09-10 15:00 Peer-to-Peer Lending: Advocacy Analyzes Alternative Finance Option for Small Business
2017-04-20 10:45 Philip D. Lovas Appointed Small Business Advocate for Region 9
2011-11-21 05:00 President Obama’s Nominee for Chief Counsel for Advocacy Confirmed by Senate
2015-04-14 00:00 Promising Future for Equity-Based Crowdfunding
2013-02-11 05:00 Report: Small Businesses Leading Nation’s Economic Recovery
2013-04-23 04:00 Report: New High Tech Businesses Rely More Than Other Firms on Bank Loans
2017-10-25 12:00 Rhett Davis Appointed Small Business Advocate for Region 6
2017-05-31 12:00 Richard Apollo Fuhriman Appointed Small Business Advocate for Region 10
2016-10-06 10:30 Role of Immigrant Entrepreneurs Growing In America
2014-07-30 00:00 SBA Office of Advocacy Chief Counsel Departing
2014-07-22 00:00 SBA Office of Advocacy Comments on GAO Report
2009-02-26 05:00 Self-Employed Women Balance Work, Family Life: Study Compares Self-Employed Women To Wage-And-Salary Earners
2010-11-07 04:00 Self–Employment: A Career View
2009-07-16 04:00 Sixteen Percent Of High-Impact, High-Tech Firms Founded By Immigrant Entrepreneurs
2010-11-07 04:00 Small Business and Credit: How Small Business Uses Bank Credit, Trade Credit or No Credit
2012-03-21 04:00 Small Business Economy 2011
2009-01-29 05:00 Small Business Gains When The Regulatory Flexibility Act Is Followed: Oversight Of RFA Saves Small Business $10.7 Billion in FY 2008
2009-10-29 04:00 Small Businesses Are Important Players in U.S. Business and Job Growth
2011-10-20 04:00 Small Businesses Lead the Way in Green Technology Innovation
2009-01-16 05:00 Small Businesses Respond To Call For Nominations Of Regulations Needing Review And Reform
2011-02-10 05:00 Small Firm Lending, 2009-2010: Harbingers of Growth
2010-11-06 04:00 Statement of SBA’s Chief Counsel for Advocacy Winslow Sargeant on expanded reporting requirements
2014-10-01 00:00 STEM Entrepreneurship: Are Women on a Level Playing Field?
2009-05-01 04:00 Strong Dollar Has Little Effect On Small Retailers, Larger Effect On Wholesalers
2014-06-05 04:00 Study Analyzes Small Business Opportunities in Government Procurement
2009-09-23 04:00 Study Highlights Importance of Specialized Education for Future Innovative Entrepreneurs
2013-11-06 05:00 Tax Reform Debate: Cause for Concern with Removal of Tax Expenditures
2011-01-03 05:00 Teresa “Teri” Coaxum Appointed Region II Advocate
2010-11-16 05:00 The Impact of Broadband Speed and Price on Small Business
2011-03-23 04:00 The Tax Gap and Small Business
2011-04-20 04:00 Thinking About How You Start—Why the Legal Form of Organization that a Small Business Chooses Matters
2015-06-29 13:15 Three Reasons to Love Your Region
2009-12-15 05:00 Tough Labor Markets Tied to Startups of Smallest Firms, Study Finds
2016-09-07 08:15 Traditional Lending for Small Business on the Decline: What about Alternative Finance?
2009-02-27 05:00 Two New Regulations Added To 2009 r3 Top 10 Rules For Review And Reform
2010-11-07 04:00 Two New Studies Look at Small Firm Retirement Plans
2013-11-19 05:00 Two Sides to Internet Sales Tax
2016-02-24 08:15 Understanding the Imported STEM Entrepreneur
2011-05-06 04:00 Veterans Often Choose Entrepreneurship
2010-11-07 04:00 Where Do Jobs Come From? New Analysis of Job Gains and Losses from the Office of Advocacy
2009-07-09 04:00 Wide-ranging Review of Small Firm Financial Markets Features Data from Survey of Small Business Finances
2011-01-06 05:00 Yvonne Lee Appointed Region IX Advocate