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Chairman Chabot Explains How Congress Can Empower American Entrepreneurs in a speech before the National Press Club (02/17/16)

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Chairman Chabot Statement on Senate Confirmation of Wilbur Ross as Commerce Secretary
February 28, 2017
WASHINGTON - House Small Business Committee Chairman Steve Chabot (R-Ohio) made the following statement after the U.S. Senate confirmed Wilbur Ross as the 39th Secretary of Commerce. “I congratulate Mr. Ross on his confirmation as Commerce Secretary and look forward to working with him to craft pro-growth policies that will open new doors for America’s entrepreneurs,” said Chairman Chabot. “From infrastructure to innovation, the Commerce Department has wide-ranging jurisdiction over a number of ... More
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Chairman Chabot Statement on Senate Confirmation of Scott Pruitt as EPA Administrator
February 17, 2017
WASHINGTON – House Small Business Committee Chairman Steve Chabot (R-OH) made the following statement after the U.S. Senate confirmed Scott Pruitt as the new administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). “From WOTUS to the CO2 rules, our Committee has been spotlighting the EPA's regulatory rampage against American small businesses for years,” said Chairman Chabot. “I am confident that Mr. Pruitt is the right man to rein in this out-of-control agency and provide small businesses wit... More
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Experts: Gov’t Red Tape Has Small Businesses in a Bind
February 16, 2017
WASHINGTON – Economic policy experts told a Small Business subcommittee today that overregulation is harming the health of the U.S. small business economy and stunting economic growth nationwide. Today’s hearing of the Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access comes as House Republicans are delivering on their commitment to provide regulatory relief for America’s 28 million small businesses as promised in A Better Way to Grow our Economy. “The economy grew at an anem... More
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Stalled Start-ups: Small Businesses Sound Off on Tax Reform
February 15, 2017
WASHINGTON – Small business owners told the House Small Business Committee today that provisions in the current tax code which penalize saving and risk-taking represent the biggest barrier to American entrepreneurship. The hearing comes as lawmakers work towards a comprehensive tax reform package using the House GOP’s Better Way for Tax Reform as a blueprint. “In the coming weeks and months, Congress will have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to pass comprehensive tax reform, the likes of whic... More
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Chabot Statement on Senate Confirmation of Linda McMahon as SBA Administrator
February 14, 2017
WASHINGTON – House Small Business Committee Chairman Steve Chabot (R-OH) made the following statement after the U.S. Senate confirmed Linda McMahon as the new Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) by a vote of 81 to 19. “I congratulate Linda and her family on her well-deserved confirmation as SBA Administrator,” Chairman Chabot said. “Throughout the confirmation process, she demonstrated why she will be a dynamic and effective leader for the SBA. I have every confidence t... More
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