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

Date Title
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
5/19/22 Cardin “Deeply Disappointed” By Failed Senate Vote on RRF Replenishment
5/18/22 Ahead of Key Vote, Cardin Urges Colleagues to Replenish Restaurant Revitalization Fund
5/18/22 Committee Approves Four Bills to Support Small Businesses
5/9/22 Cardin & Van Hollen Announce Federal Funding for Bowie State University Innovation Programs
5/6/22 Cardin & Van Hollen Urge SBA to Process Pending EIDL Applications Using Available Funds

April 2022

Date Title
4/27/22 Cardin: Biden Administration’s FY2023 Budget Request for SBA “Doubles Down on Lessons Learned During the Pandemic”
4/19/22 Cardin & Guzman Discuss SBA’s Community Navigators Pilot Program with Baltimore Entrepreneurs