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10
Jun
2021
New York State has opened enrollment for the $800 million COVID-19 small business recovery grant program Details here-https://t.co/E57we89gg4 — The Business Council (@BusinessNYS) June 10, 2021
08
Jun
2021
Once again, The Business Council's President & CEO, Heather Briccetti, has been named to the City & State Albany Power 100 list. Coming in at #50 the ranking states: "Heather Briccetti opposed new taxes on corporations and top earners included in the state budget, which she said could hurt businesses and encourage New Yorkers to leave
07
Jun
2021
"The proposal also hands incredible power to trial lawyers, who will use the broad scope and loose definitions to sue successful businesses in every sector and in every community"https://t.co/LT0sFDZonU — The Business Council (@BusinessNYS) June 7, 2021
07
Jun
2021
“Today, the New York State Senate passed S.933-A (The 21st Century Antitrust Act), which would dramatically impact the New York economy and its employers, large and small. While touted as a bill targeting large companies, the legislation would instead apply to any company within New York that has a strong position in its local market, including hospitals, tourism services, outlet stores, farms, grocery, convenience stores, manufacturers, and many other businesses
04
Jun
2021
'The Extended Responsibility Act' adds an additional $800 million in direct costs to New York businesses with a $3 billion to $4 billion impact on the state’s economy. Click here to tell your legislator to vote NO.https://t.co/nNTQb0zabt#StandUpforNYBusiness pic.twitter.com/PpruWiDv2N — The
03
Jun
2021
ALBANY - The Business Council of New York State Inc, on Thursday, released an analysis on the proposed Twenty-First Century Anti-Trust Act (S.933-A (Gianaris) / A.1812-A (Dinowitz) because of the negative impact it would have on both consumers and small businesses.  The proposed legislation replaces New York’s antitrust laws with a law modeled on European antitrust laws, both removing the consumer from any consideration and making New York the only state in the Union to abandon consumer-centric antitrust law
02
Jun
2021
"As the demand for these skills continues to be unrelenting, it is important that companies have a broad and diverse talent pool to recruit from."https://t.co/GASyoSyJ2O pic.twitter.com/yYeH4WskZ6 — The Business Council (@BusinessNYS) June 2, 2021
01
Jun
2021
"As the state continues to recover from the coronavirus , realizing a middle ground on this contentious issue is pragmatic and appropriate."https://t.co/xR8kxzmJeL — The Business Council (@BusinessNYS) June 1, 2021
28
May
2021
💡NEW EVENT💡 2021 Renewable Energy Conference June 29 The goals of the CLCPA sets New York on a path to green energy. This year's conference focuses on the benefits & impacts. Registration & Information - https://t.co/Id222pfUcj Sponsors: @BarclayDamonLLP , @MowerAgency pic
27
May
2021
ICYMI - The @BusinessNYS is urging lawmakers to do something about an impending tax hike for employers in New York. https://t.co/y2opHsK8MV — WCNY's The Capitol Pressroom (@CapPressRoom) May 27, 2021