Rep. Donalds’ Statement Recognizing National Small Business Week
Washington, September 13, 2021
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) issued the following statement recognizing September 13, 2021, to September 17, 2021, as “National Small Business Week.”
“In recognition of National Small Business Week, I am proud to join my colleagues in celebrating the tremendous contributions of America’s small business community that represent the backbone of our economy. Today, more than 30 million small businesses are in our country, supporting nearly 60 million jobs, including more than 180,000 in Florida’s 19th Congressional District. The courageous entrepreneurial spirit of America’s small business owners has faced tremendous challenges throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to overreaching mandates that kept many of our businesses shuttered, threatening the foundation of our economy.