Small-business owners blitz Capitol Hill

Small-business owners blitz Capitol Hill

This post was originally published on this siteThousands of small-business owners descended on Capitol Hill this week in a bid for congressional support as they brace for a looming recession that threatens to wipe out numerous mom-and-pop stores. Small-business owners, who employ nearly half of all U.S. workers, say they’re...

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Small Businesses Are Flashing a Recession Warning Signal

Small Businesses Are Flashing a Recession Warning Signal

This post was originally published on this siteA Q&A with William Dunkelberg, chief economist at the National Federation of Independent Business, who is forecasting a 70% probability of a downturn in the next year.

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Post Politics Now: A drive by Democrats to address economic anxieties

Post Politics Now: A drive by Democrats to address economic anxieties

This post was originally published on this siteCongressional Democrats are unveiling mesaures aimed at lowering gas prices while President Biden plans to highlight robust growth in small businesses during his tenure.

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The Pandemic’s Economic Impact Includes More Americans Starting Their Own Small Businesses

The Pandemic’s Economic Impact Includes More Americans Starting Their Own Small Businesses

This post was originally published on this site  We’re now entering year three of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the U.S. economy is still struggling thanks to inflation, supply chain issues, and continually bad jobs numbers. However, small business creation has been an unexpected economic bright spot since the pandemic began,...

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H.R. 4256: Investing in Main Street Act of 2021

H.R. 4256: Investing in Main Street Act of 2021

This post was originally published on this siteVote: Passed 413/10

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Tariff Relief Plan Falls Short, Businesses Say

Tariff Relief Plan Falls Short, Businesses Say

This post was originally published on this siteU.S. companies lacking cost-effective alternatives to Chinese imports complain that the new trade policy isn’t as helpful as they had expected.

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