Biden-⁠Harris Administration Announces Reforms to Increase Equity, Level the Playing Field for Underserved Small Business Owners

Less than 10 percent of federal agencies’ total eligible contracting dollars typically go to small disadvantaged businesses (SDB), a category under federal law for which Black-owned, Latino-owned, and other minority-owned businesses are presumed to qualify. Moreover, while women own roughly 20 percent of all small businesses economy-wide, less than 5 percent of federal contracting dollars go to women-owned small businesses. To read more, please click here.