Local Franchise Owner Meets with Comstock as Part of Campaign Against Regulation Change

By Dusty Smith, Ashburn Rising The operator of more than 50 Applebee’s Neighborhood Bar & Grill franchises in Virginia called on U.S. Rep.-elect Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10) to serve as a watchdog against government regulations that could impact small business.

Congresswoman-Elect Comstock Meets with Franchise Owners in Loudoun

By T. Boulden, Virginia Virtucon Ahead of last week’s ruling by the National Labor Relations Board that it would look into supposed misconduct by McDonalds, a local franchise owner met with Congresswoman-elect Barbara Comstock to discuss franchise issues.

Guinta Meets with Franchise Owner About Regulations

By Tony Schinella, New Hampshire Patch Debra Desrosiers asked Congressman-elect Frank Guinta (NH-01) to be mindful of the impacts that federal regulations and laws have on local franchise small businesses when he visited her Visiting Angels location in Auburn on Dec. 16.