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Sending letters to Congress and other government agencies allows ABC to publically advocate the views and interests of our members. These letters are welcomed and often sought because of the respected and influential voice of ABC Government Affairs.

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Tue 03/24/2015 @ 10:08
ABC wrote a letter to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections in support of the Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act (H.R. 1189).  This legislation would ensure that employers can continue to administer wellness programs for their employees without fear of undue government interference or litigation.  
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Wed 03/18/2015 @ 04:58
ABC wrote a letter to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures regarding the burden of estate tax on family businesses.  Due in a large part to the estate tax, more than 70% of family businesses do not survive to the second generation.  ABC appreciates the Subcommittee's attention to the estate tax and looks forward to working with the committee toward full repeal.  
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Mon 03/16/2015 @ 03:07
KEY VOTE: ABC sent a letter to Members of the House of Representatives on March 16, 2015 urging support of S. J. Res. 8, which provides for congressional disapproval and nullification of the National Labor Relations Board's rule related to representation election procedures.  ABC will consider this a key vote for our 114th Congressional Scorecard.  
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Fri 03/13/2015 @ 10:49
The Coalition for a Democratic Workplace, a broad group of over 600 organizations, wrote a letter to Members of the United States House of Representatives urging them to pass S. J. Res. 8 which provides for congressional disapproval and nullification of the National Labor Relations Board's rule related to representation election procedures.  
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Thu 03/12/2015 @ 10:13
KEY VOTE: ABC sent a letter to Members of the United States Senate supporting S. J. Res. 8 which provides for Congressional disapproval and nullification of the National Labor Relations Board rule related to representation election procedures.  The ambush election rule is the NLRB's attempt to support Big Labor's agenda by effectively denying employees' access to critical information about the pros and cons of union representation.  ABC will consider this a Key Vote for our 114th Congressional Scorecard.  
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