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USWCC Announces 2016 Award Winners

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce our 2016 Women Contractor Award Winners o firms who have achieved outstanding success as suppliers in the federal contracting arena. Awards

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USWCC Files Regulatory Comments on End of Self Certification for WOSB Program

Today, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce filed regulatory comments to the Small Business Administration regarding how the SBA implement the Congressional mandate to end the much abused self-certification of

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Several Bills Introduced of Interest to Women-Owned Businesses – 1/19/16

Provided by Janet Kopenhaver, USWCC | Washington Representative There have been several bills introduced in both congressional chambers that would be of interest to USWCC members and women-owned businesses. The

Reports

Wake-Up Call

U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce Reports on Massive Opportunity Loss for Women-Owned Businesses View report online Download report as PDF WASHINGTON, DC, January 12, 2015 — Today, the U.S. Women’s

Advocacy & Elections

U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

Clinton is the Right Leader for America [I’m In: I’m ready to carry the torch. (sign up here)] WASHINGTON, DC, December 3, 2015 –Today, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce

Weekly Update

USWCC Weekly: 11/30/15 – Presidential Debates, Small Business Lending, Atlanta, HHS, Policy Brief

2016 Elections – USWCC Invites You to Weigh In As we watch the various 2016 presidential debates, we are listening closely to learn what candidates will do to support the

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USWCC Weekly: Washington Rep, Seed Federal Credit Union, The Budget, Fair Pay, Equal Pay

USWCC Weekly:  11/23/15 As we turn our attention to family and friends during this Thanksgiving week, we want to say thank you to all of our members and those who

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Equal Pay Resolution for Soccer Athletes Blocked

Senate Republicans blocked a resolution authored by Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) calling on the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) to eliminate gender discrimination between male and female athletes. Leahy

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USWCC Signs Coalition Letter Against Weaker Fair Pay Bill

USWCC signed a women’s coalition letter urging Senators not to support the “Workplace Advancement Act” (S. 2200) – a much weaker fair pay bill than the Paycheck Fairness bill. This

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Special Report: The Budget Deal – the Specifics

Provided by Janet Kopenhaver, USWCC | Washington Representative Congress passed a budget deal to suspend sequestration for two years, provide increases to military and domestic spending, and avoid the United