Category: Press Releases

Business Owners: NLRB’s New Joint-Employer Standard Ensures Corporate Takeover of Main Street

June 16, 2016

Coalition to Save Local Businesses members Ciara Stockeland, Founder and COO of North Dakota’s MODE, and Lynn Berberich, Owner of BrightStar Healthcare of Baltimore City/County, testified today before the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Stockeland, a franchisor, … Read More...

CSLB Statement on Congressional Plan to Ease U.S. Regulations

June 14, 2016

Coalition to Save Local Businesses (CSLB) Executive Director Michael Layman released the following statement on today’s report from House Republicans’ detailing their plans to reform government regulations:

“We are encouraged to see the House Republican Task Force recognizing the dangers … Read More...

CSLB APPLAUDS CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS FOR TAKING ACTION TO PROTECT MAIN STREET BUSINESSES

May 19, 2016

CSLB APPLAUDS CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS FOR TAKING ACTION TO PROTECT MAIN STREET BUSINESSES

More Than 100 Representatives Sign Letter Calling for Temporary Hold on “Joint Employer” Changes

Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman released the statement below in … Read More...

Founder of SOLDIERFIT Fitness Company Fights for His American Dream

March 17, 2016

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Jenna Weisbord, 310-995-0839

Founder of SOLDIERFIT Fitness Company Fights for His American Dream

Testifies before House Small Business Subcommittee On Impact of NLRB’s “Joint Employer” Decision

WASHINGTON, March 17—Danny Farrar, CEO and founder of Frederick, Maryland based SOLDIERFIT Fitness … Read More...

Coalition to Save Local Businesses Praises House Members for Approving PLBOA

October 29, 2015

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29—Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman released the statement below after HR 3459, Protecting Local Business Opportunity Act, passed out of the U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee and will be referred to the … Read More...