Administration’s Commitment to Black Businesses Questioned Tag Archive

For Black-owned Firms, Government Contracting Matters

Historically, Black-owned businesses have been more dependent upon local, state and federal procurement than have businesses of other groups. However, government contractors have experienced a bumpy ride over the last...

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Decline in SBA Loans to Blacks Raises Questions about Obama Administration’s Commitment

The SBA made a commitment to increase lending through the 7a Program as a way of offsetting credit market tightening caused by the recession. Since that time, guaranteed loans to black-owned businesses have declined by...

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