National Business and Consumers Special Interest Groups

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Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2020 2014 American Council of Engineering Companies
2018 N/A American Forest and Paper Association
2007 N/A American Society of Landscape Architects
2023 2020 Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC)
2024 2022 Associated General Contractors of America
N/A 2022 Black Economic Alliance
2010 2019 Business-Industry Political Action Committee (BIPAC)
2007 N/A CompTIA
2006 N/A Consumer Action
2000 N/A Consumer Federation of America
N/A 2020 Humanity Forward
2012 2014 Independent Electrical Contractors
2005 N/A International Sleep Products Association
2016 N/A International Warehouse Logistics Association
2016 N/A Metals Service Center Institute
2010 N/A National Association for the Self-Employed
2006 N/A National Association of Government Contractors
2020 N/A National Association of Manufacturers
2020 2018 National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors
2020 N/A National Electrical Contractors Association
2023 2023 National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)
2014 N/A National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association
2018 N/A National Ready Mixed Concrete Association
2008 N/A National Restaurant Association
2022 N/A National Retail Federation (NRF)
2014 N/A National Small Business Association (NSBA)
2012 N/A National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association
2020 N/A Plastics Industry Association
2010 N/A Plug in America
2012 N/A Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association
2020 N/A Public Citizen
2016 N/A Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council
2006 N/A State PIRGs Working Together
2004 N/A United States Business and Industry Council
2020 2022 United States Chamber of Commerce
N/A 2016 United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
2006 N/A United States Public Interest Research Group (U.S. PIRG)