NASE Advocacy Efforts

Know Your Self-Employed Rights

Through NASE, the self-employed and micro-businesses have a powerful voice representing their interests. NASE has a strong track record of advocating for its Members on Capitol Hill.

  • NASE Applauds House Small Business Committee Legislative Action

    May 08, 2018

    The NASE applauds the recent action by the House Small Business Committee to approve (7) bi-partisan pieces of legislation that are wide ranging in topic, but crucial to small business success.

  • Blistering Letter Lays Out Congressional Failure to Stabilize Health Care Premiums

    May 08, 2018

    In a letter to NASE and other stakeholders, Chairman Alexander (R-TN) of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pension Committee, offered a blistering assessment of why and how Congress has failed in taking steps to stabilize the health care premium marketplace.

  • NASE Joins Small Business Roundtable

    Apr 16, 2018

    NASE is proud to announce that we have joined the Small Business Roundtable. NASE has joined forces with the nation’s leading small business and entrepreneurship organizations to form the Small Business Roundtable (SBR), a coalition dedicated to advancing policy, securing access, and promoting inclusion to benefit the 30 million small businesses at the heart of the American economy.

  • NASE Pushes for Greater Use of HRAs

    Feb 26, 2018

    NASE, a long standing champion, of health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), requested the the Departments of Labor, Health & Human Services, and Treasury, rescind guidance that was issued in 2015 the severely restricted how small businesses use HRAs.

  • NASE Testifies on the Challenges of Occupational Licensing

    Feb 22, 2018

    NASE President and CEO, Keith Hall, testified today in front of the House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access on “Occupational Hazards: How Excessive Licensing Hurts Small Business."

  • NASE Supports Nomination of David C. Tryon, for Chief Counsel for Advocacy at (SBA)

    Feb 13, 2018

    NASE joined dozens of other small business associations in support of the confirmation of David C. Tryon, as Chief Counsel for Advocacy at the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

  • NASE Pushes for HSA Expansion

    Nov 27, 2017

    In a letter to Senators Hatch (R-UT) and Wyden (D-OR), NASE and nearly a hundred organizations, advocated for the expansion of Health Savings Accounts (HSAs).

  • NASE Applauds Small Business Tax Bill Introduced by Chairman Chabot

    Sep 11, 2017

    The NASE enthusiastically supports H.R. 3717, the Small Business Owners’ Tax Simplification Act, introduced by House Small Business Committee chairman Steve Chabot (R-OH) and ranking member Nydia Velázquez (D-NY).

  • NASE Urges Senate Action on Nominees

    Aug 03, 2017

    On Thursday, August 3, the NASE along with 90 other business organizations urged Leader McConnell and Minority Leader Schumer "to take expeditious steps to ensure the timely confirmation of qualified pending nominees to administration positions."

  • NASE Sends Letter on Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 (BCRA)

    Jun 26, 2017

    The NASE has sent a letter to Senate leadership requesting that they refrain from imposing a new taxes on employer benefits as they debate and revise the "Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017."