October 23, 2020
Press Release

POTTSVILLE, Pa. – This week, the nation’s leading small business advocacy organization, NFIB, presented Congressman Dan Meuser (PA-9) with their Guardian of Small Business Award, in recognition of his continued support of small businesses in the 116th Congress.

“Small businesses are the backbone of our communities,” said Congressman Meuser. “As we continue our recovery from COVID-19, it is more important than ever to support small businesses in the 9th District and across America. In Congress, I will continue to advocate for the needs of small businesses, ensuring they are well-positioned to safely reopen, create jobs and reignite our economy.”

“The NFIB Guardian of Small Business Award is awarded to lawmakers who small businesses can truly count on,” said Kevin Kuhlman, NFIB Vice President of Federal Government Relations. “We are proud to recognize Congressman Dan Meuser for earning this distinction in the 116th Congress by taking pro-small business votes supporting financial assistance programs and tax relief and opposing new regulations and increased labor costs. Small business owners across the country need the support during these unprecedented times, and we are grateful to Congressman Meuser for his leadership.”

About the NFIB Guardians of Small Business Award

NFIB’s Guardian of Small Business Award is reserved for lawmakers who vote consistently with small business on the key issues identified by small business owners. Those who voted with small business on key issues 70% or more of the time during the 116th Congress earned the NFIB Guardian of Small Business Award. NFIB informs lawmakers in advance which votes will be considered NFIB Key Votes and asks lawmakers to support the consensus views of our members.