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Everywhere, American businesses and communities are threatened, whether we are underwater in New Jersey or New Orleans, burning in the West or experiencing weather disasters destroying Midwest and Southern farms. The reality of climate change is an existential threat, not sometime in the future, but TODAY!
ICYMI: Major U.S. Companies Support Build Back Better and Investing in America
White House Press Release: September 29, 2021
Yesterday, three major U.S. companies—Ford, General Motors, and Walmart—made announcements demonstrating how investments to tackle the climate crisis will also create jobs and support domestic industries.
ICYMI: More Than 1,000 Business Leaders Call on Congress to Build Back Better on Climate
White House Press Release: September 27, 2021
This week, more than 1,000 business leaders endorsed President Biden’s Build Back Better Agenda and Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal to tackle the climate crisis, create jobs, and grow the economy.
Rep. Peters, Sen. Coons Introduce Legislation to Re-assert U.S. Climate Leadership and Support American Workers
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Scott Peters (CA-52) and U.S. Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) unveiled new, bicameral legislation to establish a border carbon adjustment (BCA) on polluting imports. Imposing a BCA will protect U.S. jobs, reduce global emissions, and provide enhanced support to communities that suffer the worst effects of climate change.
ICYMI: Small Business Advocates Support President Biden’s American Jobs Plan
White House Press Release: June 21, 2021
Today, the Baltimore Sun ran an op-ed by two prominent small business advocates highlighting the dire need for Congress to pass President Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan – to revive American small businesses and rebuild our economy as a result.
ASBC Impact Areas
The ASBC stands with the Biden Harris administration in their sweeping progress made across economic and social policies in their first month in office. President Biden’s recent executive orders will advance an equitable, just future for all Americans.
Transition Team Engagement
As part of our ongoing work, ASBC has been engaged with the Biden-Harris Agency Review Teams throughout the White House administration transition, leading up to the inauguration in January 2021.