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Business Forward Launches Solutions 2020 Policy Working Groups to Provide Real-World Policy Recommendations to Presidential Candidates

CONTACT Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org (805) 207-5741 Business Forward Launches Solutions 2020 Policy Working Groups to Provide Real-World Policy Recommendations to Presidential Candidates Leading policy experts to work with local business leaders on infrastructure, foreign policy, the future of work, and small business ownership Washington, DC (April 15, 2019) – Business…

STATEMENT FROM JIM DOYLE, PRESIDENT, BUSINESS FORWARD REGARDING THE HOUSE PASSING THE “SAVE THE INTERNET ACT”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT Jana Plat jplat@businessfwd.org (805) 207-5741 April 10, 2019, Washington, DC—Jim Doyle, President of Business Forward, released the following statement regarding the House passing the “Save the Internet Act:” Today, the House passed meaningful net neutrality legislation. It’s a big step forward and the result of a…

STATEMENT FROM JIM DOYLE, PRESIDENT, BUSINESS FORWARD ON HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE’S ADVANCEMENT OF NET NEUTRALITY LEGISLATION

March 26, 2019, Washington, DC—Jim Doyle, President of Business Forward, issued the following statement in response to the House Communications Subcommittee advancement today of the Save the Internet Act of 2019. “Business Forward has done hundreds of briefings on technology issues with business leaders across the country, and one thing…

Business Leaders to politicians “Respect the rule of law”

New report shows business leaders’ concerns over attacks President Trump and Congress have leveled at America’s courts Washington, DC, March 7, 2019 – Business Forward today released a report, Business Leaders on an Independent Judiciary, outlining concerns from business leaders across the country about attacks on the judiciary by President…

STATEMENT FROM JIM DOYLE, PRESIDENT, BUSINESS FORWARD ON NEWLY INTRODUCED NET NEUTRALITY LEGISLATION

March 6, 2019, Washington, DC—Jim Doyle, President of Business Forward, issued the following statement in response to today’s introduction of the Save the Internet Act of 2019. “I commend Chairman Pallone and his Committee for taking this step. Net neutrality affects everyone, but it is critical to small businesses and…

Business Forward Launches Solutions 2020 Initiative

100,000+ local business leaders to brief presidential candidates on ways to grow the U.S. economy and expand economic opportunity. CONTACT Jana Plat, jplat@businessfwd.org, (805) 207-5741 Tony Baker, tbaker@businessfwd.org, (310) 593-3680 Washington, D.C. (February 14, 2019) – Business Forward today launched its Solutions 2020 program, an ambitious effort to help local…

Statement by Business Forward President Jim Doyle in Response to the State of the Union Address

Washington, DC—Business Forward President Jim Doyle released the following statement after President Trump’s State of the Union Address: “President Trump tonight claimed credit for America’s job growth, but his misguided steel tariffs raised prices for American manufacturers and the Americans who buy their products. While we absolutely need to end unfair trade practices, the current tariffs are hurting U.S. exports. When our…