NSBA to Host Natural Gas Exports Teleconference

December 19, 2012

On Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, NSBA will host a teleconference for members to discuss natural gas exports and the potential impact on America’s small business community. Joining us on the call will be Charles K. Ebinger, Senior Fellow and Director of the Energy Security Initiative at The Brookings Institution. Mr. Ebinger...


Fiscal Cliff Talks at a Standstill

December 4, 2012

Negotiations over the fiscal cliff continued to be stalled as President Barack Obama and Republican leader’s trade proposals on how to avoid more than $600 billion in spending cuts and tax increases for 2013 that will start to take effect in January if Congress doesn’t act.


Issue Briefing: Get the Most from Your Website

December 3, 2012

On Dec. 12, NSBA and .US - Kickstart America, will host an issue briefing featuing Gene Marks, nationally-renowned small business columnist and expert, on how to get the most out of your website and new research supporting the actual benefits it can bring to your bottom line.


NSBA Leadership Participates in Fix the Debt Activities

November 28, 2012

Today, a number of NSBA’s executive committee members and leadership are participating in various activities on Capitol Hill in conjunction with the Fix the Debt Campaign, including a series of Hill meetings with key Members of Congress and a press conference.


Inclusion of Small Biz Contracting Reforms in NDAA

November 7, 2012

NSBA is encouraging Members on the Senate Armed Services Committee to incorporate the small business contracting reform provisions included in the House-passed Fiscal Year 2013 National Defense Authorization Act into the final bill.


Bipartisan Lawmakers Sign Small Business Pledge

October 17, 2012

NSBA is pleased to recognize a number of lawmakers representing both sides of the aisle who signed on to the NSBA Small Business Pledge thereby stating their commitment to support pro-small-business policies.


New Report: Wellness Programs Impact Bottom Line

September 27, 2012

Today, NSBA and Humana Inc., released a groundbreaking new report on wellness programs in small businesses which found that, while most small businesses don't offer such programs, three of four that do report a positive impact on their bottom line.