CEA Praises House Passage of Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act
Arlington, VA – 07/27/2012 – The following statement can be attributed to Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, in regard to the House of Representatives passage of the “Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act.”
“We continually hear from our members that the avalanche of government red tape hampers growth and stifles innovation. This bill signals that enough is enough. We commend the House for its passage and encourage the Senate to pass it expeditiously.”
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The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the $195 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry. More than 2,000 companies enjoy the benefits of CEA membership, including legislative advocacy, market research, technical training and education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CEA also owns and produces the International CES – The Global Stage for Innovation. All profits from CES are reinvested into CEA’s industry services. Find CEA online at www.CE.org, www.DeclareInnovation.com and through social media.
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