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MORE THAN 450 SMALL BUSINESS LEADERS SUPPORT SUPREME COURT NOMINEE

Contact: Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, DC — Last Friday, President Biden announced Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson as his nominee to fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court. In response, more than 450 small…

STATEMENT FROM LIZ FAIRCHILD ON THE STATE OF THE UNION

Contact: Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, DC — Last night, President Biden delivered his State of the Union address to the American people. Liz Fairchild, Executive Director of Business Forward, issued the following statement in…

SMALL BUSINESS LEADERS CALL FOR SENATE ACTION ON FEDERAL RESERVE NOMINEES

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 Washington, D.C. — Yesterday, the Senate held a hearing for three of President Biden’s nominees to the Federal Reserve: Sarah Bloom Raskin, Lisa Cook, and Philip Jefferson. Raskin was…

ONE YEAR SINCE JANUARY 6: HOW BUSINESS LEADERS RESPONDED

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 Washington, D.C. — Today, one year since the January 6 insurrection, Business Forward released a new report highlighting what some of America’s most respected companies had to say in…

NEW REPORT ON HIGH SCHOOL AND THE FUTURE OF WORK

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 Washington, D.C. — Business Forward Foundation issued a new report on how educators, business leaders, and community officials can use the future of work as a road map for…

NEW REPORT: WILL AUTOMATION STEAL OUR JOBS?

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 Washington, D.C. — Today, Business Forward Foundation released an updated issue brief in its Answering America series, which helps local business leaders answer the questions their neighbors are asking…

1,500+ BUSINESS LEADERS CALL FOR PASSAGE OF FREEDOM TO VOTE ACT

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington D.C. — Ahead of today’s vote on the Freedom to Vote Act, more than 1,500 small business leaders around the country are demanding their senators support…

NEW ISSUE BRIEF: THE ROLE OF PAID LEAVE IN CLOSING THE GENDER GAP

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, DC — Today, Business Forward issued a report, The Role of Paid Leave in Closing the Gender Gap. The report explores how a federal family…