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ASBC Welcomes Bernie Sanders’ Medicare for All Proposal

Today ASBC announced its support for Senator Sanders’ Medicare for All proposal, which 15 Senate Democrats have co-sponsored. Medicare for All, or single-payer healthcare, would be a system of universal healthcare coverage for all Americans that reduces costs and inefficiencies caused by the current system. The bill is an important starting point, and ASBC members […]

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Business Leaders Rally Against DACA Shutdown

ASBC strongly opposes President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The Obama-era policy has allowed 800,000 individuals to live and work in America without a constant fear of deportation from the country they grew up in. Believing that this decision goes against fundamental American values, many business leaders have […]

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Over 500 Businesses Join with ASBC to Protect Net Neutrality

American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) and over 500 businesses filed an open letter with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) raising concerns over the agency’s proposed repeal of Net Neutrality rules that prevent Internet Service Providers (ISPs) from blocking, throttling, and charging extra fees. You can read the letter and learn more about the issue on […]

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As businesses quit Trump’s economic panels, ASBC welcomes principled companies willing to stand up for their values

The President recently announced via Twitter that he would disband the Administration’s Manufacturing Council and Strategy & Policy Forum. This announcement came after the resignations of several executives from these economic panels following a series of responses from the White House to the tragic events in Charlottesville, VA that many deemed inadequate and misguided. “We […]

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SustyBiz17: Advancing Sustainability in the Trump Era

Government often makes bad decisions about climate, infrastructure, health care, taxes, regulations and other priorities because a few unsustainable mega-influencers insist that’s “what business wants.” Responsible business leaders know better. At SustyBiz17, on October 22-24 in Washington, D.C., you’ll get the tools to tell your representatives what your business really wants from government to create […]

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The AHCA Is Delivering Something Other Than Healthcare

Written by Jim Davidson On May 4, the House voted 217 to 213 in favor of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) which will “repeal and replace Obamacare.” The Senate is currently drafting an alternate bill to replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The House bill has many moving parts but key are eliminations of taxes and penalties, the […]

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What Trump’s Rejection of Paris Agreement Means for Business

On June 1st, President Trump announced that the United States would pull out of the Paris Agreement on climate change, calling it “draconian” and claiming without evidence that the agreement hurts jobs. The announcement has led many business leaders to question what the Agreement is really about, why Trump pulled out, and what all this […]

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