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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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SBA Issues Proposed Rule for WOSB Program; Continuation of Self-Certification on Shaky Legal Ground

The U.S. Small Business Administration proposed rule for changes to the WOSB Women-Owned Small Business Set-Aside Program leaves legitimately majority-women-owned firms on shaky legal ground. On May 1, 2015, the

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At Last: Progress for Women-Owned Federal Suppliers

I am excited to announce that Congress is now poised to vote to improve the WOSB/EDWOSB Set-Aside Program by: Protecting women-owned firms from competing against ineligible firms Adding Sole Source

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On The Hill – USWCC WOSB Roundtable a Success

On July 24, 2013, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce WOSB National Council held a USWCC WOSB Small Business Briefing & Roundtable hosted by Senator Landrieu.   The session provided a

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Legislation Introduced to Improve the WOSB / EDWOSB Program

U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce Supports Legislation to Improve Access to Federal Contracts for Women-Owned Firms The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce (http://www.uswcc.org) applauds and endorses the Women’s Procurement Program

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Women’s Chamber Report: Women’s Business Set-Aside Program Grievously Underutilized

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce issued the following report detailing the grievous under use of the WOSB/EDWOSB set-aside program by Contracting Officers.  We highlight much needed refinements to the

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A News Lens for the Future of Women in Business

Attention Washington Leaders: Women’s Businesses Have Changed. Why Haven’t You Kept Up? Dear Members and Supporters: The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce announces a call to action to Washington leaders