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    Small-business owners from across the country have been telling NFIB about their experiences with the Affordable Care Act

Read NFIB’s positions on healthcare reform that affects small businesses.

NFIB is committed to seeking legislative reforms that help small businesses. And, since 1986, our small business members have told us that increasing healthcare costs are their No. 1 problem. NFIB has worked tirelessly to offer solutions and encourage Congress to pursue reforms that will help lower healthcare costs and provide affordable options for small businesses.

Understanding the New Healthcare Law

The new healthcare legislation was signed into law March 23, 2010, leaving many small business owners wondering: What does this mean for me? What do I have to do now? NFIB has answers.


The Healthcare Playbook: A Small Business Guide to PPACA

This printable document provides details about the timeline of new fees and regulations set to take effect, as well as information about whether these provisions will affect you and your business.


Legislative Activity

NFIB opposed the Obama administration’s healthcare law because we believe it increases costs for small businesses. We remain committed to helping small-business owners plan and comply with this new law, but that doesn’t mean the fight is over. NFIB continues to advocate for legislative proposals like repealing the small-business health insurance tax and the employer mandate provision.


Healthcare Policy Research

Our Research Foundation has done extensive work on healthcare policy, including a groundbreaking study that tested nine reform scenarios and their effect on small business. Other research looks at possible remedies for rising healthcare costs, the effects of an employer mandate and more.




Congress Approves Bill To Keep Current Obamacare Small Business Definition Intact

Measure Gives Businesses Breathing Room, Though States Can Still Alter Definition


Healthcare Legislative Activity: The Next Steps for Reform

Read the latest on why we oppose the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and other legislative approaches we are pursuing.


House Panel Advances Bill To Repeal Obamacare Provisions

Bill would repeal costly taxes, scrap expanded definition of small employers.


Which VA Lawmakers Really Support Small Business? Read the 2015 Voting Record

The 2015 NFIB/Virginia Voting Record shows you how legislators voted on key bills affecting your small business.


KY Small Businesses Urge McConnell to Support Obamacare Reform Bill

The House version of the bill, sponsored by Rep. Brett Guthrie, would protect midsize businesses from costly regulations.


HHS Targeting Five States During Next Obamacare Open Enrollment Period

Enrollment Starting Nov. 1 To Target 10.5 Uninsured Americans

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