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1,500+ BUSINESS LEADERS CALL FOR PASSAGE OF FREEDOM TO VOTE ACT

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington D.C. — Ahead of today’s vote on the Freedom to Vote Act, more than 1,500 small business leaders around the country are demanding their senators support…

STATEMENT FROM JIM DOYLE ON THE FREEDOM TO VOTE ACT

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, DC — Today, a group of nine Senators released the Freedom to Vote Act. The bill is a revised version of the For the People Act, which passed the…

NEW ISSUE BRIEF: THE ROLE OF PAID LEAVE IN CLOSING THE GENDER GAP

Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org (202) 861-1270 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, DC — Today, Business Forward issued a report, The Role of Paid Leave in Closing the Gender Gap. The report explores how a federal family…

STATEMENT FROM JIM DOYLE ON THE PASSAGE OF TEXAS LAW SB8

SEPTEMBER 1, 2021 Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, DC — Today, Jim Doyle, President of Business Forward, issued a statement in response to a Texas law that limits access to abortion: “Texas law SB8…

BUSINESS, COMMUNITY CALLS FOR BOLD INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2021 Contact: John Weber, jmatthewweber@gmail.com DETROIT, MI — Today, Business Forward and the Climate Action Campaign (CAC) hosted a virtual press conference with local community and business advocates to fight…

STATEMENT FROM LIZ FAIRCHILD ON CLIMATE-RELATED FINANCIAL RISK

AUGUST 17, 2021 Contact:  Elizabeth Fairchild efairchild@businessfwd.org 202-861-1270 Washington, DC — The White House held a briefing on Friday to discuss the progress of President Biden’s executive order on climate-related financial risk, announced in May.…