January 2008

Date Title
1/11/08 Expressing concern that the monitoring of SBA employee emails may discourage whistleblowers, and urging the institution of a new policy. Files
1/11/08 Kerry Urges Bush Administration to Protect SBA Whistleblowers
1/8/08 Urging the Bush Administration to support America's small businesses by increasing funding for the Small Business Administration. Files
1/8/08 Kerry, Snowe Call on Administration to Fund Small Business Programs
1/2/08 Requesting that the EPA more fully use funds provided to the Energy Star program to aide small businesses seeking energy efficiency. Files
1/2/08 Kerry, Snowe Push for Energy Efficiency Funding for Small Businesses

December 2007

Date Title
12/27/07 Kerry Criticizes Bush Administration's Women's Contracting Proposal
12/21/07 Democrats Secure Big Wins for Small Businesses
12/21/07 Kerry, Snowe Seek to Halt Elimination of Small Business Contracts at GSA
12/19/07 Democrats Hold TSA Accountable to Contracting Laws
12/19/07 Senate Passes Kerry, Snowe, Altmire Bill for Veteran Entrepreneurs
12/19/07 Democrats Pass First Funding Increase For Small Business Programs In Seven Years
12/14/07 Kerry, Snowe Praise Passage of Disaster Loan Program
12/13/07 Senate Passes Kerry-Smith Provision for Reservist Employers
12/13/07 Kerry, Snowe Praise Passage of Small Business Energy Efficiency Provisions
12/12/07 Kerry, Snowe praise Sarbanes-Oxley Extension for Small Businesses
12/5/07 Kerry Pledges Aggressive Oversight of BLX
12/5/07 Kerry, Snowe Seek Accountability from Bush Administration

November 2007

Date Title
11/16/07 Kerry, Harkin Secure Small Business Research Funding
11/13/07 Kerry Pushes for Increased Lender Oversight in Wake of $76 Million Loan Fraud Scheme
11/9/07 Kerry, Akaka Seek More Veteran Business Owner Data
11/7/07 Committee Passes Small Business Contracting Bill
11/5/07 Committee to Vote on Small Business Contracting Bill Wednesday
11/1/07 Kerry Pushes for Blackwater Contract Details from Bush Administration
11/1/07 Snowe and Kerry Introduce SBA Lender Oversight Legislation