legislation

Small Businesses Share Impact Of HR 5786, If Passed As Written [Audio]

August 17, 2010 Read More View Comments

My guests on yesterday’s Indie Business Podcast were Ann Wooledge, Valerie Reed and Vanessa Nixon Klein, each of whom owns a small cosmetics company and is a former signer of the Compact For Safe Cosmetics. On the show, they shared their entrepreneurial stories and offered practical insights on how HR 5786, as drafted, would impact [...]

 

Handcrafted SoapMakers Guild Establishes Legislative Advocacy Fund And Policy Positions

August 16, 2010 Read More View Comments

Leigh O’Donnell, president of the Handcrafted SoapMakers Guild (HSMG) today announced creation of a Legislative Advocacy Committee and is in an active search for a lobbyist to work in Washington, DC. To see HSMG’s specific positions on HR 5786, click here. To donate to their Legislative Advocacy Fund, click here. HSMG is an international non-partisan [...]

Indie Business Podcast: 8/16: What Would Life Be Like If HR 5786 Became Law?

August 15, 2010 Read More View Comments

Yesterday, I told you How To Comply With Federal Law, 50 State Laws, Political Subdivision Laws and Tribe Laws. On August 16, I’ll introduce you to three Indies who are faced with that daunting task, if HR 5786, as written, becomes alw. The show airs live at 1:00pm EST, and you can listen live online [...]