Small Business Lending

Articles & Press Releases

Title Publication Date
ICBA-Backed SBA Bills Advance in House, Senate NewsWatch Today Article 03/15/18
Committees Advance ICBA-Supported Bill Strengthening Small-Business Lending Press Release 03/14/18
ICBA Urges Committees to Advance SBA 7(a) Bill NewsWatch Today Article 03/14/18
SBA 7(a) Bill Slated for Committee Votes This Week NewsWatch Today Article 03/13/18
ICBA Backs Bill to Strengthen SBA Lending NewsWatch Today Article 01/17/18
ICBA Testifies on Strengthening Small-Business Lending ​ Press Release 01/17/18
Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill Would Strengthen SBA Lending NewsWatch Today Article 01/10/18
Bill to Repeal Small-Biz Reporting Mandate Introduced NewsWatch Today Article 11/20/17
Report: Community Bank Small-Biz Loans Undercounted NewsWatch Today Article 11/02/17
ICBA: Compliance Costs Exacerbate Industry Consolidation Press Release 10/23/17
ICBA Backs Bill Alleviating Harm from Preemption Ruling NewsWatch Today Article 10/06/17
ICBA Urges Community Bank Exemption from New Small Business Reporting Mandate Press Release 09/14/17
Lawmakers Urge Community Bank Exemption from Small-Biz Reporting NewsWatch Today Article 06/19/17
ICBA Community Bankers Meet with President Trump Press Release 03/09/17
ICBA Testifies on Success of SBA Community Bank Loans Press Release 03/09/17
Community Bank Successes Provide Year of Progress CEO Alert 12/07/15
ICBA to Congress: Regulation Threatens Small-Business Lending Press Release 09/17/15
Congress Passes ICBA-Supported Bill to Continue SBA Lending Press Release 07/27/15

Letters to Congress

Title Recipient Date
House and Senate Small Business Committees
03/13/2018
Senate Banking Committee
01/17/2018
Rep. Rod Blum
01/17/2018
House Small Business Committee
01/16/2018
Sens. Toomey and Warner and Reps. McHenry and Meeks
10/05/2017
Senators Hirono and Rounds
06/20/2017
Senators Vitter and Shaheen and Representatives Chabot and Velazquez
07/22/2015
House
09/15/2014

Letters to Regulators

Title Recipient Date
CFPB
09/14/2017
CFPB
05/23/2017
FDIC
12/07/2015
NCUA
08/31/2015

Testimonies

Title Committee Presenter Date
House Small Business Committee
Cynthia Blankenship
01/17/18
House Small Business Committee
Written Statement
10/04/17
Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee
Jack E. Hopkins
07/20/17
House Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
R. Scott Heitkamp
03/28/17
House Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulation
Cynthia Blankenship
03/09/17
House Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access
B. Doyle Mitchell, Jr.
09/17/15
Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee
Preston Kennedy
03/30/15

Summaries

Title Content Type Date