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November 29th, 2016 by

STATE OF THE WEEK by Raymond J. Keating- Small Business Policy Index 2016: North Dakota ranked 14th among the 50 states. SBE Council’s “Small Business Policy Index 2016” ranks the 50 states according to 50 different policy measures, including a wide array of tax, regulatory and government spending and performance measurements. Small Business Tax Index […]

November 21st, 2016 by

  by Raymond J. Keating- Small Business Policy Index 2016: Texas ranked second best among the 50 states. SBE Council’s “Small Business Policy Index 2016” ranks the 50 states according to 50 different policy measures, including a wide array of tax, regulatory and government spending and performance measurements. Small Business Tax Index 2016: Texas ranked […]

November 7th, 2016 by

  by Raymond J. Keating- Small Business Policy Index 2016: Missouri ranked 24th among the 50 states. SBE Council’s “Small Business Policy Index 2016” ranks the 50 states according to 50 different policy measures, including a wide array of tax, regulatory and government spending and performance measurements. Small Business Tax Index 2016: Missouri ranked 23rd […]

November 2nd, 2016 by

Proven Models and Actions from Past Administrations                                                     by Raymond J. Keating                                     […]

October 27th, 2016 by

Right-to-Work and a Favorite Son on the November 8 Ballot  by Raymond J. Keating- Small Business Policy Index 2016: Virginia ranked 15th among the 50 states. SBE Council’s “Small Business Policy Index 2016” ranks the 50 states according to 50 different policy measures, including a wide array of tax, regulatory and government spending and performance […]

October 27th, 2016 by

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October 13th, 2016 by

by Raymond J. Keating Chief Economist Summary: This sixth SBE Council “Gap Analysis” looks at the issue of job growth. Over the past near-decade, including the current period of recovery/expansion, since economic growth and investment have come up woefully short, there have been vast shortfalls in labor force participation and the level of employment. That […]

September 25th, 2016 by

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (D) is the former U.S. Secretary State and Senator from New York. Where does Mrs. Clinton stand on key small business issues? On the campaign trail Clinton said, “I want to be the president for small business.” She talks about the growth of regulation and red tape, as well as […]

September 25th, 2016 by

Donald Trump is Chairman and President of The Trump Organization. He is a successful businessman, best-selling author and television personality. Where does he stand on key small business issues? (NOTE: This profile has been continually updated from the Republican primary period through September 25, 2016.) Trump’s Economic Vision and Plan The Trump Economic Vision was […]

September 23rd, 2016 by

by Raymond J. Keating- SBE Council’s “Small Business Policy Index 2016” ranks the 50 states according to 50 different policy measures, including a wide array of tax, regulatory and government spending and performance measurements. Small Business Policy Index 2016: New York ranked 48th among the 50 states. SBE Council’s “Small Business Tax Index 2016” ranks […]

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