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FY 2018 Was USAID’S Best Year for Investing in US Small Businesses

In Fiscal Year (FY) 2018, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded and obligated its largest-amount ever directly to U.S.-based small businesses: Approximately...

Energy Depart. awards $53 million in solar tech research & development projects

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced selections for up to $53 million in funding for projects to advance early-stage solar technologies.

U.S. Dept. of Labor Announces Proposal to Help Small Businesses Strengthen Retirement Security for...

The U.S. Department of Labor has announced a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to help small businesses strengthen retirement security in America. The proposed rule would...

USDA Announces Pink Bollworm Eradication Significantly Saving Cotton Farmers in Yearly Control Costs

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced Friday that U.S. cotton is free — after more than 100 years — of the devastating pink...

StarKist Co. Agrees to Plead Guilty for Price Fixing

StarKist Co. has agreed to plead guilty for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices of packaged seafood sold in the United States,...

SBA Small Business Lending Momentum Continues in FY18

BA FY18 total loan volume reaches more than $30 billion with more than 72,000 approved loans The U.S. Small Business Administration announced FY18 lending numbers...

Anthem Pays OCR $16 Million in Record HIPAA Settlement Following Largest U.S. Health Data...

Anthem, Inc. has agreed to pay $16 million to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and take...

$69 billion CVS-Aetna merger approved by DOJ amid industry restructuring

The massive merger is just the latest big change for industry wary of tech entrance.

SBA Recognizes the Contributions of Women Entrepreneurs during National Women’s Small Business Month

The U.S. Small Business Administration is recognizing National Women’s Small Business Month and the countless women small business owners who have pursued their passion...

Ways the U.S. Department of Labor is Helping Those Impacted by Hurricane Michael

The U.S. Department of Labor Wednesday announced actions it is taking to assist Americans in states affected by Hurricane Michael. "The Department of Labor is...