2018-07-11

House Committee Continues Pursuing Joint Employer Fix in FY ’19 Funding Bill

WASHINGTON, July 11 — Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman released the following statement thanking House Appropriations Committee members, Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.), and Chairman Tom Cole (R-Okla.) for including language in the U.S. House Appropriations Committee Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS) Fiscal 2019 funding bill that would prohibit funds from being used to enforce the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) expanded “joint employer” policy:

2018-03-22

Congress Fails to Protect Local Businesses In Omnibus

WASHINGTON, Mar. 22 — The Coalition to Save Local Businesses (CSLB), which represents more than 3 million small businesses, organizations, and associations, released the following statement after the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives failed to provide certainty for local businesses in its omnibus appropriations bill:

2018-02-15

CSLB: Senate Action On Joint Employer Would Provide Needed Clarity To Local Businesses

WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 — The Coalition to Save Local Businesses (CSLB), which represents a diverse group of locally owned, independent small businesses, associations and organizations, sent a letter today to U.S. Senate Leaders Mitch McConnell and Charles Schumer urging the Senate to take immediate steps to reverse the burdensome joint employer regulation that continues to present growing harm to businesses throughout the United States.

2017-12-15

CSLB: NLRB’s Joint Employer Reversal a Welcome Step for Local Businesses

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 — The Coalition to Save Local Businesses (CSLB), which represents more than 3 million small businesses, organizations, and associations, applauded the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for its decision to revert to the joint employer standard in place prior to its 2015 decision in Browning-Ferris Industries (BFI).

2017-11-06

IFA and U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Congress Should Protect Local Business Owners by Supporting H.R. 3441

IFA and the Chamber have a simple, clear message to Congress: government shouldn’t make it harder to start a small business.