H.R. 5050 Continues to Support Women Business Owners
Thirty years ago, members of NAWBO educated elected officials and agency staffers of the undeniable impact women-owned businesses played in the national economy. NAWBO’s outreach led to US Representative John LaFalce authoring H.R. 5050, known as The Women’s Business Ownership Act, and President Ronald Reagan signing it into law on October 25, 1988.