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Democrats and Republicans on the Small Business committees in both the House and Senate convene 'four corners' meeting to negotiate measure.
The Pentagon and Silicon Valley need to team up. Ignoring the role of institutional venture capital in identifying, supporting, and scaling the most promising commercial technology firms is at best inefficient and at worst it is grossly irresponsible.
Meanwhile, the number of participants in the program has almost halved to 4,870 from more than 8,500 a decade ago.
A key U.S. lawmaker says he will oppose reauthorization of federal small business innovation grants favored by the Pentagon, raising doubts about how Congress will avert their expiration Sept. 30.
If the Navy wants to reach its 355 ship goal, small business will have to play a key role in manufacturing parts, supplying shipyards and innovating new products.
By Daniel Cebul