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USWCC Announces Support for Clinton Small Business Growth Proposals

Read details of Clinton small business growth proposals here: Fact Sheet, Narrative. Press release distributed by the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce is below. U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce Applauds

Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access Hearing – “Lip Service but Little Else: Failure of the Small Business Health Insurance Tax Credit”

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce was invited to provide a witness for a Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access hearing on the small business health

USWCC Day on the Hill – A Big Success!

USWCC, in conjunction with its National Small Business Federal Contracting Summit, held a very successful Day on the Hill during which attendees visited with their Representative and two Senators and

USWCC Announces New Member Benefit: Private Health Exchange Powered by Aon Health PLUS

We are pleased to announce the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce has selected Aon, a global leader in insurance and health solutions, to provide USWCC members with access to a

SBA Adds and Changes Industry Code Eligibility for the ED/WOSB Program

In response to the Congressional mandate that the Small Business Administration complete a new study to determine industry eligibility for the ED/WOSB set-aside program, the Small Business Administration worked with

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

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

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

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

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

Women’s Businesses Hit with Annual $10 Trillion Opportunity Loss

Women, Business and Revenues: The State of Women-Owned Business Success in America Newly released business census data reveals stunning growth in the number of women-owned firms and a devastating opportunity

GAO Report: Forty-Percent of Women-Owned Small Business Set-Aside Contracts Were Awarded to Ineligible Firms in FY 2012 and 2013

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce (www.uswcc.org) announced today a critical challenge to the President, Small Business Administration (SBA) and Congress to act immediately to bring real accountability in contracting

Report: Women’s Economic Priorities

This report highlights the contributions women have made to America, outlines our current economic condition and states clearly the types of federal budget and policies that are vital to support

The Integrity of Federal Women-Owned Contracting Program At Risk; Thousands of Self-Certified Firms May Not Be Eligible for Set-Asides

WASHINGTON, June 19, 2014 – Today, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce (http://www.uswcc.org) issued a report finding that over one-half of the firms denied certification for the women-owned WOSB/EDWOSB federal

USWCC Releases Findings on the Ryan Budget and its Economic Impact on Women

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce reports the Ryan Budget is an economic assault on women.  If the Ryan Budget is enacted it could wipe out the economic gains we

62% of Small Businesses Impacted by Sequestration

On March 27, 2013, U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce and American Small Business Chamber of Commerce conducted a survey on the impact of Sequestration on small businesses. The responses were

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

U.S. Women’s Chamber Of Commerce Says Small Businesses Cannot Afford To Go Back To The Policies Of The Last Decade

Non-public firms lost a crushing twenty-percent market share during the last decade WASHINGTON, DC/September 27, 2010 — Today, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce™ (www.uswcc.org) released an important report, “Small

REPORT: Women’s Businesses Struggle For Market Share

America’s leading economic advocate for women begins aggressive regional activities to support women’s businesses and fuel revenue growth WASHINGTON, DC/July 19, 2010 — Today, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce™

U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce Releases Transformative Report on The Women-Led Economy™

Focused leadership leverages women’s powerful purchasing power to consummate women’s long path to economic leadership The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce takes issue with two recent, influential reports – “The