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  • Small Business Committee Passes 6 Bipartisan Bills
    Posted in Press Releases on May 1, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Regulatory Reform, Contracting, Technology, Disaster Assistance

    Small Business Committee Passes 6 Bipartisan Bills WASHINGTON - Yesterday, the House Committee on Small Business held a markup of legislation to amend the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act. All six bills passed through Committee on bipartisan votes. "Our Committee has continued its work on important subjects like increasing access to capital for small firms, expanding government contracting opportunities for small businesses, and ensuring that small entities can be safe a... Read more

  • Stauber Opening Statement at Hearing on Small Business Runway Extension Act Implementation
    Posted in Press Releases on March 26, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Regulatory Reform, Contracting

    Stauber Opening Statement at Hearing on Small Business Runway Extension Act Implementation WASHINGTON – Today, the House Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Contracting and Infrastructure met for a hearing titled, “Cleared for Take-Off? Implementation of the Small Business Runway Extension Act.” Ranking Member Pete Stauber (R-MN) delivered the following opening statement: Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Thank you, Mr. Chairman. The Small Business Runway Extension Act, led by the former ... Read more

  • Ranking Member Chabot and House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Roe Reintroduce the VA-SBA Act
    Posted in Press Releases on March 8, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Contracting

    Ranking Member Chabot and House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Roe Reintroduce the VA-SBA Act WASHINGTON - Today, House Committee on Small Business Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) and House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Phil Roe, M.D. (R-TN) released statements following the reintroduction of legislation to better enable the Small Business Administration (SBA) and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to fulfill their designated responsibilities and streamline pro... Read more

  • Small Business Committee Explores Small Business Perspective on Infrastructure Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on March 6, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Contracting, Technology, Environment

    Small Business Committee Explores Small Business Perspective on Infrastructure Reform WASHINGTON – The House Committee on Small Business met today for a hearing titled, “Rebuilding America: Small Business Perspective.” Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) delivered the following opening statement: Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Thank you, Madam Chairwoman. During my tenure as both Ranking Member and Chairman of this Committee, we have heard from many small businesses in this very room about how ... Read more

  • Ranking Member Chabot Looks to Ensure Entrepreneurial Resources are Effective
    Posted in Press Releases on February 27, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Access to Capital, Rural America, Contracting, Workplace Issues, Technology

    Ranking Member Chabot Looks to Ensure Entrepreneurial Resources are Effective Washington – The House Committee on Small Business met today for a hearing titled, “Supporting America’s Startups: Review of SBA Entrepreneurial Development Programs.” Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) delivered the following opening statement: Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Time and again, this Committee has lauded the importance of small businesses to the American economy. The impact that over 30 million small fir... Read more

  • SBC Considers Challenges of Underserved Small Businesses
    Posted in Press Releases on February 7, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Access to Capital, Contracting

    Washington – Today, the House Small Business Committee Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access met for a hearing titled “Exploring Challenges and Opportunities of Underserved Businesses in the 21st Century.” “Minority, women, veteran, and rural businesses face a unique set of challenges when starting and growing their business. These challenges range from attaining adequate financing to finding helpful mentors to accessing reliable broadband. Today’s hearing allowed us the oppor... Read more

  • ICYMI: House Passes Four Small Business Bills
    Posted in In Case You Missed It on January 18, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Access to Capital, Contracting

    Washington – House Small Business Committee Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) released the following statement on the House passing four bipartisan Committee bills earlier this week: “The legislation passed this week includes provisions to increase federal contracting opportunities, encourage innovation, and expand access to capital for small businesses. These initiatives will provide small business owners with the resources they need to support and grow their businesses, which in turn supports... Read more

  • Ranking Member Chabot Introduces Bipartisan Veteran Owned Small Business Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on January 11, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Contracting

    Washington – Today, Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) partnered with Rep. Jack Bergman (R-MI), Rep. Lou Correa (D-CA), and Rep. Antonio Delgado (D-NY) to introduce the Service-Disabled Veterans Small Business Continuation Act. This bipartisan legislation would allow the surviving spouse of a less than 100% service-disabled veteran to retain the federal contracting preference as a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business for three years. Currently, only surviving spouses of 100% service-dis... Read more

  • Ranking Member Chabot Praises Passage of Bipartisan Legislation
    Posted in Press Releases on January 9, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Contracting

    Washington – Over the last two days the House of Representatives adopted three bipartisan Small Business Committee bills, H.R. 128, H.R. 226, and H.R. 227. Following the passage of this legislation, House Committee on Small Business Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) said “The legislation passed today will significantly benefit American entrepreneurs as they work to start and scale their businesses. I look forward to continuing to work with Chairwoman Velázquez and my colleagues on both sides of... Read more

  • Chairman Chabot and House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Roe Introduce the VA-SBA Act
    Posted in Press Releases on November 27, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Oversight and Regulatory Reform, Contracting

    WASHINGTON - Today, House Committee on Small Business Chairman Steve Chabot (R-OH) and House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Phil Roe, M.D. (R-TN) released statements following the introduction of new legislation to better enable the Small Business Administration (SBA) and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to fulfill their designated responsibilities and streamline programs within the agencies. H.R. 7169, the Verification Alignment and Service-Disabled Business Adjustment (VA-SBA) Act ... Read more