2017-10-04

CSLB Applauds House Committee Passage of Save Local Business Act

Contact: Jenna Weisbord, 310-995-0839 jweisbord@franchise.org

2017-09-14

House Highlights Urgency of Priority Joint Employer Issue in FY ‘18 Funding Bill

WASHINGTON, September 14 — Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman released the statement below following House passage of H.R. 3354, the “Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act, 2018,” which includes a provision prohibiting funds from being used to enforce the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) expanded “joint employer” policy:

2017-09-14

CSLB Urges Swift Passage of Save Local Business Act

Partners and Members Applaud Bipartisan Leadership on Joint Employer Issue

2017-09-14

CSLB, AAF, PPI Brief Bipartisan Congressional Staff on Joint Employer Issue

WASHINGTON, September 12 — This morning, the Coalition to Save Local Businesses hosted a bipartisan congressional staff briefing on “joint employer,” an issue that has seen extensive debate in the U.S. Congress and notable support on both sides of the aisle. The event, moderated by CSLB Executive Director Michael Layman, included speakers Doug Holtz-Eakin, president of the American Action Forum, Dane Stangler, director of Policy Innovation at the Progressive Policy Institute, and Saunda Kitchen, president of Mr. Rooter of Sonoma County, California.

2017-07-27

Coalition to Save Local Businesses Lauds House Introduction of Joint Employer ‘Fix’

Coalition Commends Bipartisan Support to Protect Future of Local Businesses