Small Business

Luetkemeyer Named to Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO) was selected by House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) to serve on the Select Committee on the Coronavirus Crisis. “At a time when the country so badly needs leadership from Congress, this committee was, unfortunately, established by the Speaker to resurrect their failed attempts to attack the Pres... Read more »

Blaine’s Bulletin: Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Update

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For more than a month now, the coronavirus has caused normal life to stall for the majority of Missourians and our economy. Children have been home from school, many businesses have been closed, and our medical community has been working around the clock to fight this virus and keep us healthy. Many Missouri businesses, our favorite restaurants, barber shops, florists and bakeries, have been devas... Read more »

Luetkemeyer on Passage of the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released the following statement regarding bicameral passage of the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, which will provide $310 billion for the Paycheck Protection Program and $100 billion for our nation’s medical community. “Since the Paycheck Protection Program was established at the end of March, 769,000 jobs in ... Read more »

Luetkemeyer and Missouri Delegation Send Letter to Administration Supporting Missouri Governor’s Request for Small Business Assistance

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) and the entire Missouri congressional delegation sent a letter to the Small Business Administration (SBA) in support of the Governor Mike Parson’s request for SBA Disaster Assistance in response to COVID-19, also called the coronavirus. “Small businesses are the heart and soul in every community across Missouri and are the number one... Read more »

Blaine’s Bulletin: Cosmos Corporation

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Small businesses are the embodiment of the American Dream. The economic freedom that allows anyone in this country to have a dream, work hard and actually see it come to fruition is one of the many things that sets us apart from the rest of the world. I recently had the opportunity to visit the Cosmos Corporation, a Missouri company that began as a small business and has since exploded to become o... Read more »

Luetkemeyer: Trade Deal with China is Great News for American Workers and Exporters

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (MO-03) released the following statement regarding the signing of a trade agreement between the U.S. and China. “The President’s trade deal with China is great news for American farmers, manufacturers and energy producers. With Missouri being made up of two-thirds farmland and home to a thriving auto industry, our already strong economy will... Read more »

Blaine's Bulletin: Small Business Relief

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Representing the Third District of Missouri has given me the opportunity to meet with businesses across our region on a daily basis. Whether it is a lawn care service near the Lake of the Ozarks, a defense contractor in St. Charles, or a restaurant owner in High Ridge, every business I have met with during my tenure in Congress has had one thing in common: concern over burdensome regulations from the federal government. Read more »