Advocacy groups, like the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), report that small businesses are responsible for nearly two-thirds of U.S. job growth. But these groups often identify the growing number of government regulations as an obstacle to that growth. So it’s important for small business owners to stay informed. Here are some current federal regulations that NFIB has flagged as potentially harmful to small businesses.
For more information on these and other proposed regulations, consult the NFIB website. Looking to communicate with your representatives on issues that affect small businesses? Look at this article on The Wire to learn how to get your message across.