March 2023

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3/22/23 Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee Votes to Advance SBA Deputy Administrator Nominee Dilawar Syed
3/2/23 Cardin Reintroduces Legislation to Empower Returning Citizens to Start Businesses Files

February 2023

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2/2/23 Cardin Welcomes Ernst as Senate Small Business Committee Ranking Member

January 2023

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1/27/23 Cardin to Continue as Chair of the Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee for the 118th Congress
1/24/23 Cardin, Brown, Murray Reintroduce Bill to Provide Payroll Tax Relief to Businesses Shut Out of SBA’s Restaurant Revitalization Fund Program

December 2022

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12/8/22 Cardin Introduces Legislation to Reauthorize and Modernize the Small Business Administration
12/1/22 Cardin Introduces Legislation to Reauthorize and Improve the Small Business Development Centers Program

November 2022

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11/17/22 Cardin Introduces Legislation to Codify SBA’s Community Advantage Pilot Program
11/4/22 Cardin Celebrates Grand Opening of Bowie State University Women’s Business Center

September 2022

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9/30/22 Cardin, Duckworth Introduce Legislation to Increase Fairness and Equity in Federal Contracting
9/29/22 Cardin Lauds Unanimous Senate Passage of Six Small Business Bills
9/22/22 Cardin Lauds Biden Administration’s “Whole-of-Government” Initiative to Ensure Equity in Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Contracts
9/21/22 Cardin Calls Underinvestment in Small Business Export Programs a “Missed Opportunity”
9/21/22 Cardin Legislation to Reauthorize Federal Small Business Research Programs Passes Senate Unanimously
9/15/22 Cardin Leads Introduction of Legislation to Reauthorize & Improve Women’s Business Center Program
9/8/22 Cardin Lauds $20 Million in Federal Grants to Help Small Businesses Reach Foreign Markets

August 2022

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8/17/22 Cardin & Booker Urge SBA to Make Loan Programs & Services More Accessible to Entrepreneurs Impacted by the Criminal Justice System
8/2/22 Cardin Presses the SBA to Process Outstanding COVID EIDL Applications

July 2022

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7/27/22 Cardin Looks to Entrepreneurship to Empower Americans Impacted by Criminal Justice System
7/26/22 Cardin Applauds Biden-Harris Administration for Exceeding Small Business Federal Contracting Goals
7/15/22 Cardin, Cornyn, Van Hollen & Wicker Lead Bipartisan Letter Urging SBA to Process All Eligible COVID EIDL Applications
7/13/22 Cardin Opening Statement at Oversight Hearing on SBA Office of Disaster Assistance

June 2022

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6/23/22 Cardin Introduces Legislation to Provide Relief to Small Businesses Still Recovering from Pandemic
6/8/22 Cardin Looks to Workforce Development to Unleash Small Business Growth

May 2022

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5/25/22 Cardin Lauds Creation of Fourth Women’s Business Center in Maryland