Panama Papers Highlight Problem with Shell Companies

With the release of the Panama Papers and independent investigations into the prevalence of anonymous shell companies in Oregon, the evidence has proven too overwhelming for Sen. Ron Wyden to ignore. The senator acknowledges how close to home the issue hits, stating "(W)e have a problem with shell companies right here in our own backyard."

Read more

MSA business owner testifies in the House

Main Street Alliance Executive Committee member David Borris, owner of Hel's Kitchen Catering in Northbrook, Illinois, testified before the House Small Business Committee on March 22, 2017 in a hearing about "Making Washington Work for America's Small Businesses."

Read more

GOP cripples small business owners’ ability to save for the future

Washington, D.C. – Senate Republicans today narrowly repealed a regulation that made it possible for cities to administer retirement plans commonly known as Secure Choice, and are likely to repeal the accompanying state-level rule as well. These repeals hurt small businesses and their employees for no reason other than to benefit mutual fund companies that don’t want competition from more transparent, lower-cost plans set up by local government.

Read more


Small Businesses Demand a NO Vote on AHCA

Small business owners from across the country came to Washington, DC this week to demand their Congressional representatives vote no on the American Health Care Act (AHCA). 

Read more

H.R. 1101 hurts small businesses' health care

Main Street Alliance small business owners oppose the "Small Business Health Fairness Act" (H.R. 1101). 

 

 

Read more

Small businesses support bill that would ensure no Mainer has to choose between income and health

Millett introduces legislation for universal sick leave, including paid leave for 230,000 workers.

Read more

GOP’s ‘American Health Care Act’ a Disaster for Small Business

Main Street business owners fear instability, starved state budgets, skyrocketing premiums, and collapse of private insurance market.

Read more

Revised Trump “Muslim Ban” is as Divisive and Bad for Business as the First

New executive order built on the same open bigotry that goes against Main Street values.

Read more

Contradictor-in-Chief: Trump’s Pro-Small Business Rhetoric at Odds with Executive Orders & Policy Proposals

President Trump’s Congressional Address full of empty promises to Main Street businesses.

Read more

connect

get updates