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To Avoid Shutdown, Landrieu Files Extension of SBIR, STTR Programs

The Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship released a statement on Wednesday, May 11, 2011, announcing that Representative Mary Landrieu has filed a one year extension of the Small Business Innovation Research(SBIR) and Small Business Technical Transfer(STTR). "I hope that we can provide, if only for one year, some sense of certainty for the businesses that partner with the government, and I urge my colleagues to support its continuation, " Representative Landrieu said in the May 11th statement.

To read the press release click here SBANE President, Bob Baker, encourages supporting the extension and recommends Massachusetts Small Businesses owner's call Senator John Kerry and Senator Scott Brown and ask for their support on S.990

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