Some House Republicans Aim to Force Ex-Im Vote

October 7, 2015

A group of House Republicans are attempting to reauthorize Ex-Im Bank through a rare legislative procedural maneuver that would bypass the process of moving legislation through a committee to the House floor.

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TPP Deal Good for Small Business

October 5, 2015

NSBA and its international arm, the Small Business Exporters Association applaud today’s groundbreaking approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a trade deal that stands to improve small-business access to foreign markets.

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House Ex-Im Reauthorization Bill Reboot

September 30, 2015

On Sept. 25, legislation was introduced in the House to reauthorize Ex-Im Bank, and could stand a bettter chance given Speaker Boehner's imminent departure, given he is no longer beholden to the Bank’s powerful opponents.

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Ex-Im Reauthorization Fight Resumes this Fall

September 10, 2015

Among Congress' long list of fall priorities, is reauthorization of Ex-Im Bank which opponents, despite a clear majority of support in the House and Senate, have been able to prevent moving forward since June of this year.

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Despite Long To-Do List, August Recess Begins

August 5, 2015

At the end of this week, all of Congress will begin their August recess during which they will tend to district matters, constituent meetings and ongoing fundraising efforts. Unfortunately, their to-do list remains long and challenging.

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Reduce Risk when Exporting and Importing

August 5, 2015

NSBA Partner Livingston has put together valuable resources for small firms looking to import and export, and outlines key preparation steps you can take to reduce your risk and make importing and exporting a source of increased revenue.

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Ex-Im Stripped from Short-Term Highway Bill

July 29, 2015

The House Rules Committee narrowly rejected an amendment to attach reauthorization of Ex-Im Bank to the short-term highway funding bill—a measure which appears likely to pass both the House and Senate this week.

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Ex-Im Bank Amendment Expected in Highway Bill

July 22, 2015

Following Congress' failure to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank in June, supporters in the Senate are aiming for inclusion of an amendment to the highway funding bill that would reauthorize the Bank - despite urging from House leadership not to do so.

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Ex-Im Bank May be Revived in Highway Trust Fund Bill

July 14, 2015

While Congress failed to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the U.S. prior to its charter expiring at the end of June, a group of bipartisan Senators are hoping to do so by attaching it to “must-pass legislation," the Highway Trust Fund.

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