Monthly Archives: November 2010

Some Good Quotes From Across The Pond

We found the following quotes on a UK political website, and we wish political types in the US would listen up … Mark Littlewood, director general of the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), comments in advance of the OBR forecast and chancellor George Osborne’s Autumn statement: “The government must focus on radical supply-side reform if [...]
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EPA Regulation Threatens To Kill Millions of Jobs

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Small Business on Tax Rates

Be sure to read: “Why Letting Tax Cuts Expire Will Hurt Small Businesspeople…Like Me!”
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While You Were Working - November 16, 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: The Hill: Groups Allied with the Democrats Go For Broke Wall Street Journal: California’s Destructive Green Jobs Lobby Time: Bipart Sen Earmark Ban Push [...]
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How Much Proof Is Needed?

We received this analysis in our inbox from a loyal reader: Number of people exempted from Obamacare= 1,175,411 Number of people using Obamacare “pre-existing condition” program= 8,011 So … the government has exempted 147 people for every 1 person that has voluntarily joined the administration’s “most popular” program? In short, this government cheese stinks and [...]
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Unions Assault Construction Companies … and Immigrants

For a mind-blowing look at a union campaign against a good construction company, including threatening to have undocumented workers deported, click through for this Washington City Paper story. Warning: You will most certainly be disgusted by what you read.
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Halt The Assault on Small Business (Part 417)

This morning, nationally syndicated columnist Michelle Malkin has one simple request: stop demonizing employers, who will be the only ones to get America rolling again: Republicans must stop allowing the White House to demonize America’s entrepreneurs and producers. By continuing to refer to them as beneficiaries of the “Bush tax cuts” instead of as the [...]
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The Importance of Healthcare in this Election

Analysis from last week: “This was an election about jobs. It was an election about taxes. It was an election about deficits. It was an election about all of that. But the truth is, nothing coalesced the rebellious fervor of the electorate on Tuesday more than the health care law that bears the president’s name.” [...]
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Regulation Gets Control-Alt-Deleted in Election

Via the Heritage Foundation, would-be regulators of the Internet go 0 for 95 in the election. Hmm. Wonder if there’s a message there …
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While You Were Working - November 4, 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: Engineering News Record: New Chairmen in House to Shift Focus of Committees Kansas City Star: Boehner’s Challenge - Uniting Establishment Lawmakers, Emboldened Freshmen Wall [...]
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