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Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Bush Ignores Small Businesses With Last State of The Union Address and Lloyd Chapman featured on Jay Marvin Show

This morning we released a statement regarding the Bush Administration, its stance on small business and the State of the Union Address. Check it out at:

Additionally, we have posted our most recent newsletter under the Action Center on the home page of our site, you can view it here:

Our President and Founder, Lloyd Chapman was a featured guest on the Jay Marvin Show, this morning, Thursday, January 31st at 8:05 am MST or 7:05 am PST. Lloyd and Jay discussed the Bush Administrations economic stimulus plan and its impact on small businesses as well as the State of the SBA speech delivered by Administrator Steven Preston. If you missed it, you can stream it online at

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Boston Herald; Small Business Matters

Latest federal regs still aren’t enough aid for biz women
By Jennifer Heldt Powell
Boston Herald Small Business Matters

Under the SBA criteria, of the 6.5 million women-owned businesses, only 1,247 could potentially benefit from the program, according to the Center for Women’s Business Research. The rules could be enacted this year, opening federal contracts up at least a little bit. But it’s better to wait a little longer than put up with a measure that will be virtually ineffective. “It’s a federal law, that’s what matters. No data can dispute that,” said Lloyd Chapman, president of the American Small Business League.
Read the full article here.

Senator Snowe Calls on Congress, President to Find Common Ground to Meet Historic Challenges

“...(the) Small Business Stimulus Act of 2008” (S. 2552) which would provide small enterprises – our nation’s true job creators – with investment incentives necessary to help the slowing economy recover from its current weakness.” read more…

Sunday, January 27, 2008

Speech Rep

Be sure to check out Speech rep for small business tips and ideas. There is everything from working with the Federal government to how Search Engine Optimization (SEO) can help your business.