White HouseToday Sabre88 CEO visited the White House for a briefing on current policy actions and specifically a discussion on issues facing small business. The discussion was attended by constituencies around the country and was hosted by the Office of Public Engagement. Valerie Jarret the President’s Senior Advisor presented closing remarks.
During the discussion SBA representatives presented the President’s vision for the future and actions taken to support small businesses. Some of those actions include, holding agencies to their small business contracting goals, access to capital and tax break incentives. SBA policy representive David Chait expressed his concern with agencies not meeting their goals and stated that the SBA is looking into ways to take punitive action with more teeth.