Monthly Archives: July 2010

While You Were Working - July 30, 2010

At HTA, we know that running a small business is time consuming, and you can’t always stop to check the news. We’ve got you covered. Here’s what you may have missed today: Wall Street Journal: Son of TARP The Hill: Agencies Plan Spending Spree to Implement Wall Street Reform Bill Chamber Post (Blog): On EPA’s [...]
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Administration Still Doesn’t Get Issue 1: Jobs

One of our key focuses here at Halt The Assault is job creation — there just isn’t enough of it, and the situation keeps getting worse. It turns out our hunch was right, as this study described in the Wall Street Journal shows: With each passing day, the Obama administration’s moratorium on energy exploration in [...]
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Ohioans Aren’t Going For EFCA

Shopfloor has the latest poll showing Ohioans are no fans of the misnamed Employee Free Choice Act. They are in good company. Check out the TruthAboutEFCA.com’s long list of posts covering polls that show just how unpopular the card check bill is with Americans of just about every stripe.
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While You Were Working - July 29, 2010

At HTA, we know that running a small business is time consuming, and you can’t always stop to check the news. We’ve got you covered. Here’s what you may have missed today: Washington Post: Small Businesses Emerge as Big Campaign Issue for Democrats and Republicans Wall Street Journal: California’s Building Bust Choking Off Jobs Time: [...]
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On Social Security: Tax The Rich!

There are any number of ways to address the ailments of Social Security, but the most popular right now may be cause for concern. Gallup reports: Of six possible ways to address concerns with the Social Security system in a recent USA Today/Gallup poll, a majority of Americans favor two, both of which would affect [...]
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The Power To Derail An Entrepreneur

The Institute for Justice has put together a great series called “The Power of One Entrepreneur,” which demonstrates how much can be accomplished through creativity and hard work. What it also shows, though, is how intrusive government at all levels can make it impossible for small business to thrive and create jobs. Take one example: [...]
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While You Were Working - July 28, 2010

At HTA, we know that running a small business is time consuming, and you can’t always stop to check the news. We’ve got you covered. Here’s what you may have missed today: PBS NewsHour: Taking Care of Small Business The Hill: Obama Fights Back Against Anti-Business Assertions ABC News: Democrats Struggle to Deliver Obama’s ‘Jobs [...]
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While You Were Working - July 27, 2010

At HTA, we know that running a small business is time consuming, and you can’t always stop to check the news. We’ve got you covered. Here’s what you may have missed today: U.S. News and World Report: Senate Republicans Block DISCLOSE Act Wall Street Journal: A Virtuous Filibuster on Free Speech Wall Street Journal: The [...]
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DISCLOSE Act Fails on Cloture Vote!!!

A big victory for small business and our First Amendment rights. They’ll be back though!
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Small Biz Taking it in the Shorts (Again)?

Well, no one should be surprised that there is more “double-talk” coming out of Washington. What is surprising is that the target is small business. That’s right! The catalyst of economic recovery and job creation in this country would get hit with more taxes. As you will see in this release from House Minority Leader [...]
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