Fact Sheet: How Tennessee Benefits from Greater Fuel Efficiecny

The fuel efficiency standards supported by Senators Alexander and Corker are working, spurring innovation, investment in the auto industry, reducing our dependence on foreign oil and cutting dangerous carbon pollution in the air that harms health. Here are more ways Tennessee benefits from these fuel standards: View the Fact Sheet

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Fact Sheet: Blunt Rollback of Vehicle Efficiency Standards

Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) has introduced S. 1273, legislation that rolls back popular and successful fuel efficiency standards that have been working, spurring innovation, investment in the auto industry, reducing our dependence on foreign oil and cutting dangerous carbon pollution in the air that harms health. Senators Jerry Moran (R-KS), Todd Young (R-IN), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI),…

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Group believes budget cuts will hurt Superfund cleanup in Chattanooga

  January 17th, 2018by Mark Pacein Local Regional NewsRead Time: 2 mins. Buildings are seen in the Jefferson Heights neighborhood on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Parts of Jefferson Heights, along with locations in Alton Park, Cowart Place, Richmond and the Southside Gardens neighborhoods, have been proposed as EPA Superfund sites after lead…

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Nashville Business Owner Staci Bockman Asks TN Senators to Support EPA

  As a small business owner in Nashville, I know how essential a clean environment is to running a successful business. I am one of the owners 312 Pizza Company and Tempered Cafe and Chocolate, a family-owned business in the Germantown neighborhood. Our business depends on Nashville’s vibrant tourist industry to keep our doors open.…

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Small Business Owners to Sens. Alexander and Corker: Don’t Support a Budget that Jeopardizes TN’s Public Health and Economic Growth

[Chattanooga, Tenn] — Ahead of tomorrow’s Jan. 19th deadline for Congress to pass a budget and keep the federal government, the Tennessee Small Business Alliance (TNSBA) and a group of small business owners called on U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker to support a budget that puts the health and safety of Tennesseans first…

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Tennessee Small Business Alliance Questions Trump’s Commitment to Superfund Cleanups

For Immediate Release January 16, 2018 Contact: Lenda Sherrell, State Director (lenda@businesstn.org) (865) 388-9056 Tennessee Small Business Alliance Questions Trump’s Commitment to Superfund Cleanups [Chattanooga, Tenn] — The Tennessee Small Business Alliance (TNSBA) is raising questions about the Trump Administration’s commitment to cleaning up Superfund sites in Tennessee and across the country. Last week, the…

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Proposed Cuts To EPA Budget Threaten Human Health And The Environment in Tennessee

The Environmental Protection Agency has worked to protect human health and the environment for more than four decades, cleaning our air, water, and land. During that time, we have experienced a growing economy and an expanding population, with millions more cars on the road. Deep budget cuts proposed by the Trump administration would jeopardize Americans’…

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SMALL BIZ SATURDAY: TRUMP TAX PLAN SQUEEZES LOCALS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 24, 2017 Contact: Lenda Sherrell 865-388-9056 Petition calls on Corker to stand his ground on the deficit NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Small Business Alliance is launching an online petition of small business owners on Small Business Saturday to call on Sen. Bob Corker to oppose the Trump tax plan. “We’re calling…

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