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|June 28, 2022||Public Works Projects Face Rising Costs, Higher Bids||
The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act or IIJA, dubbed the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law has provided...Read more
|May 24, 2022||Wyoming DOT to Spend $1.76b on Roads||
Under the $1.2 trillion federal funding that has been sanctioned under the Infrastructure and Investment Act (IIJA), sixty percent of the funding is directly allocated to state and local government ...Read more
|May 3, 2022||House Republicans Introduce Bill to Reform SBA||
Led by Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer, all Republicans on the House Committee on Small Business introduced the IMPROVE the SBA Act.
While focusing on accountability in regards to coronavirus relief ...Read more
|January 10, 2022||Senators Push New Small Bizz Bailout as Omicron Surges||
Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), who is the head of the Small Business Committee, is teaming up with Roger Wicker (R-MS) to push a new bill to provide additional relief to the restaurant industry and oth ...Read more
|January 6, 2022||New York Governor Unveils Small Business Rescue Plan||
As part of her first State of the State address, New York Governor Kathy Hochul announced a variety of initiatives aimed at improving the recovery process for small businesses in her state, which m ...Read more
|December 15, 2021||Biden Admin Announces $8.7b for Minority Businesses||
The announcement came as the pair headlined the Freedman’s Bank Forum on Tuesday.
The funding comes as part of a $12 billion package pushed by VP Harris last year, called the Jobs and Neigh ...Read more
|November 17, 2021||Baltimore Mayor Invests $55m in Job Training, Small Biz Recovery & More||
The economic recovery funds will be divided by five entities serving as “fiscal agents to facilitate recovery.”
The Baltimore Development Corporation will get $11.7 million to provide rel ...Read more
|November 6, 2021||Widespread Praise as Congress Passes Infrastructure Bill|
|November 1, 2021||Texas Governor Approves $3.3b for Higher Ed Construction||
Combined, University of Texas and Texas A&M University will receive more than 20 percent of the funding. However, universities in every region in the state are set to receive money for renovation a ...Read more
|September 23, 2021||Infrastructure Investments Will Boost GDP and Employment Across Sectors||
While the bill has passed the Senate, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is expected to bring the bill to the floor for a vote on Monday.
The study showing the economic boons the bill would bring was ...Read more