STATE BUSINESS EXECUTIVES CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION ON DACA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 22, 2022 CONTACT: Megan Peiffermegan@statebusinessexecutives.org WASHINGTON, DC – State Business Executives issues an urgent plea to Congress to enact a permanent solution to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) providing immediate protections and certainty for Dreamers who have been under a ten-year unpredictable, unreliable, and unsettled legal order. “There is no question […]

STATE BUSINESS EXECUTIVES RELEASES BUSINESS CONFIDENCE, POLICY SURVEY RESULTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 22, 2022 CONTACT: Megan Peiffermegan@statebusinessexecutives.org WASHINGTON, DC – State Business Executives conducted its first ever business confidence and policy priority survey and the results paint a dire picture of the current state and direction of our economy. Respondents from diverse sectors across the country were unable to find any reason for hope […]

STATE BUSINESS EXECUTIVES ANNOUNCES NEW WEBINAR SERIES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 7, 2022 CONTACT: Megan Peiffermegan@statebusinessexecutives.org WASHINGTON, DC – State Business Executives (SBE) today announced a new series around its key policy pillars and workstreams for early 2022. The series will focus on our nation’s workforce; business sustainability, roles and opportunities; immigration; infrastructure; and diversity, equity, and inclusion. SBE and its powerful Board […]

STATE BUSINESS EXECUTIVES & AMERICA SUCCEEDS ANNOUNCE NEW PARTNERSHIP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 7, 2022 CONTACT: Megan Peiffermegan@statebusinessexecutives.org WASHINGTON, DC – State Business Executives (SBE) and America Succeeds today announced a new partnership that not only recognizes the value of Durable Skills but will focus employers on the demand-side of the talent pipeline into broader actions. Through this partnership, students, employers, and communities will benefit […]

STATE BUSINESS EXECUTIVES FORMED TO ADDRESS CRITICAL ISSUES FACING BUSINESS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 20, 2021 CONTACT: Megan Peiffermegan@statebusinessexecutives.org WASHINGTON, DC – “On behalf of the Board of Directors, we are excited to officially announce the launch of State Business Executives,” declared President and CEO Jeff Wasden. “State Business Executives brings together some of the nation’s premier executives from multiple sectors to foster, cultivate, and sustain […]

STATE BUSINESS EXECUTIVES ISSUES STRONG SUPPORT FOR INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT & JOBS ACT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 28, 2021 CONTACT: Megan Peiffermegan@statebusinessexecutives.org WASHINGTON, DC – State Business Executives (SBE) issued the following in strong support of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act: “On behalf of our Board of Directors, State Business Executives strongly supports Speaker Pelosi’s call for a stand-alone vote on the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. Infrastructure […]

STATE BUSINESS EXECUTIVES APPLAUDS INTRODUCTION OF DIGNITY ACT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 9, 2022 CONTACT: Megan Peiffermegan@statebusinessexecutives.org WASHINGTON, DC – – State Business Executives (SBE) issued the following in regards to the immigration reform legislation, the Dignity Act, introduced by Congresswoman Maria Salazar (FL-27): “State Business Executives (SBE) applauds the introduction of the ‘Dignity Act’, proposed immigration reform legislation that is not only long […]

STATE BUSINESS EXECUTIVES ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD LEADERSHIP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 7, 2021 CONTACT: Megan Peiffermegan@statebusinessexecutives.org WASHINGTON, DC – State Business Executives (SBE) today announced new board leadership elected to lead the organization in 2022. The new leadership team will serve the association as it grows its programmatic work around workforce, sustainability, education, immigration, infrastructure, and diversity, equity, and inclusion. The new SBE […]

STATE BUSINESS EXECUTIVES JOINS ALLIANCE FOR A NEW IMMIGRATION CONSENSUS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 10, 2022 CONTACT: Megan Peiffermegan@statebusinessexecutives.org WASHINGTON, DC – Today, State Business Executives (SBE) announced it is joining the Alliance for a New Immigration Consensus (ANIC), a coalition demanding bipartisan action this year on necessary immigration reforms. The ANIC is a diverse group of business, agriculture, education, faith and national security organizations working […]

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Arizona Farm Bureau Chief Executive Officer and Executive Secretary