Archive for the ‘Small Business’ Category

From Speaker of the House, John Boehner:

Democrats have been “put in [a] tight spot” by their threats to tank our economy and harm our national security if they don’t get a small business tax hike. A new Ernst & Young study found President Obama’s plan threatens more than 700,000 American jobs – a frightening prospect for families after more than three years of failed ‘stimulus’ spending, excessive regulations, and unemployment above 8 percent. (more…)

From John Boehner, Speaker of the House:

Here’s one question President Obama should have to answer at his press conference this morning: how will raising taxes on small businesses create new jobs?

The unemployment rate has been higher than eight percent for 41 months – the longest streak since the Great Depression – and well above what was promised by the ‘stimulus’ spending binge. No wonder a new survey by The Hill found a majority of Americans believe President Obama has made things worse. (more…)

From the National Republican Congressional Committee:

A Supreme Court Decision to Overturn ObamaCare Could Provide a Needed Jolt to Small Business Job Creators 

  • Small business job creators are especially hopeful that a Supreme Court decision that overturns ObamaCare will provide a jolt to their businesses.
  • The fact is that ObamaCare’s burdensome regulations on small businesses have hurt hiring and reduced small businesses’ ability to provide coverage for their employees.
  • That hasn’t stopped Democrats from repeatedly going to bat for their healthcare disaster, including for some of the worst provisions that directly harm small businesses and send jobs overseas.

Small business job creators are especially hopeful that a Supreme Court decision that overturns ObamaCare will provide a jolt to their businesses: (more…)