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Obama Lied, My Health Plan Died

Michelle Malkin Like an estimated 22 million other Americans, I am a self-employed small-business owner who buys health insurance for my family directly on the individual market. We have a high-deductible PPO plan that allows us to choose from a wide range of doctors. Or rather, we had such a plan. Last week, our family […] Continue reading →

Time for Politicians to Stop Treating Small Business Owners like Second-Class Citizens

Odysseas Papadimitriou Small business is the backbone of the American economy, right?  Well, you wouldn’t guess that based on the way credit cards are regulated these days. Even though banks review small business owners’ personal credit reports when they apply for company credit cards and then relay usage information to these same personal credit files […] Continue reading →

Poll: 41 percent of small businesses have frozen hiring because of ObamaCare

The carnage from the worst legislation in modern history keeps piling up.  The latest damage assessment comes from a Gallup poll that shows “Forty-one percent of small businesses surveyed have frozen hiring” because of ObamaCare, while an equally astonishing 19 percent have actually reduced the number of employees in their business specifically as a result of the […] Continue reading →

The Hands That Built Those Businesses

Something seems to have clicked for Mitt Romney in the past few days. There were a few minutes when he was flailing on the tax return issue, but President Obama’s “you didn’t build that” comment appears to have reinvigorated Romney. His new web video out this morning which profiles a small business owner in New […] Continue reading →