In The Hill: Small Business Groups Push for Antitrust Reform

Date: 11 Apr 2022 | posted in: agriculture | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

In the News: The Institute for Local Self-Reliance

April 11, 2022

Media Outlet: The Hill

Fifteen organizations representing small business interests on Monday sent a letter to congressional leadership calling for a raft of antitrust bills to be brought to the floor.

The bills, approved by the House Judiciary Committee last year on a bipartisan basis, are crucial to addressing the monopoly power of America’s largest tech companies, the groups led by the progressive Institute for Local Self-Reliance nonprofit argue.

“Concentrated market power is the single biggest threat facing independent businesses, and the status quo in our digital markets is untenable,” the letter reads.

Read more about ILSR’s Independent Business initiative here.