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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 Joins Coalition to Protect State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) Funding

The NASE joined members of the Small Business Roundtable to call for Congress to restore funding for the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) that was cut as part of the Bipartisan COVID Supplemental Appropriations Act.
Posted on Apr 22, 2022

NASE Joins "Expansive" Coalition in Opposing SHOP SAFE Act

NASE joined an expansive coalition of industry lobbyists, advocacy groups and academics in requesting House and Senate leadership to remove the SHOP SAFE Act from the House passed COMPETES Act during the conference period with the Senate as the reconcile the COMPETES Act with United States Innovation and Competition Act of 2021 (USICA).
Posted on Mar 09, 2022

NASE Voices Concern on "BE HEARD in the Workplace Act"

NASE joined the The Coalition to Promote Independent Entrepreneurs to express concern with the provisions contained in section 301 of the Bringing an End to Harassment by Enhancing Accountability and Rejecting Discrimination in the Workplace Act or the BE HEARD in the Workplace Act, S. 3219 and H.R. 5994, that would expand the protections offered to an employee under specified federal nondiscrimination laws “in the same manner and to the same extent” to an independent contractor.
Posted on Mar 07, 2022

NASE Supports Extension of SBIR/STTR Programs

In a letter to Congressional leaders, the NASE joined over 100 organizations in supporting an extension of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.
Posted on Feb 02, 2022

NASE Supports Nominees to the Federal Reserve

NASE, joined the US Black Chamber of Commerce and other aligned small business organizations in supporting President Biden's nominees to the Federal Reserve. Given the necessity for the Federal Reserve to serve as a stabilizing economic force as we recover from the Covid-19 pandemic, having a fully function Federal Reserve is utmost importance.
Posted on Feb 01, 2022

NASE leads Small Business Coalition Letter on Thoughtful Approach to Regulating Big Tech

NASE, a founding member of the Small Business Roundtable, worked with its SBR partners to submit the below letter to Congressional leaders on the upcoming legislative discussions around regulating "Big Tech"- the letter attempted to highlight the areas in which there is agreement on related to the power of technology and digital tools, specifically the letter addressed:
Posted on Jan 19, 2022

NASE Strongly Oppose Dept of Treasury Proposed Collection of Taxpayer Information

The NASE joined nearly 100 trade organizations in strong opposition of a recent proposal by the Department of Treasury to require financial institutions to report gross annual inflows and outflows of $400 on all account holders.
Posted on Oct 26, 2021

NASE Voices Serious Concerns on INFORM Act

In a letter to Senate leaders, the NASE, voiced serious concerns related to the Integrity, Notification and Fairness in Online Retail Marketplaces (INFORM) for Consumers Act.
Posted on May 19, 2021

SBA Launches Restaurant Revitalization Fund- Opens May 3

In preparation, the SBA recommends qualifying applicants familiarize themselves with the application process in advance to ensure a smooth and efficient application experience,.
Posted on Apr 29, 2021

NASE Supports PPP Extension through 2021

NASE joined a large coalition of business advocates in calling for the Paycheck Protection Program through the 2021 calendar year.
Posted on Mar 15, 2021

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