Connecticut, Small Business Association

Energy

SMALL BUSINESS READY FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION & LOWER PRICES FOLLOWING TODAY’S NORTHEASTERN ENERGY SUMMIT

The time has come for the state legislature and regulators to get out of the way and allow more affordable energy into to Conne...

Energy

SMALL BUSINESS IN THE NORTHEAST HOPING FOR MORE THAN JUST A PHOTO OP FROM ENERGY SUMMIT

The New England grid consists of Maine, Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut. Each of the state’s Governors a...

Economy

WEAKENED NFIB OPTIMISM READING FELL WELL BELOW THE LONG TERM AVERAGE

Over-regulation weakening economic recovery.

Connecticut Small Business News

  • SMALL BUSINESS READY FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION & LOWER PRICES FOLLOWING TODAY’S NORTHEASTERN ENERGY SUMMITThe time has come for the state legislature and regulators to get out of the way and allow more affordable energy into to Connecticut.

    Read Full Article »

  • SMALL BUSINESS IN THE NORTHEAST HOPING FOR MORE THAN JUST A PHOTO OP FROM ENERGY SUMMITThe New England grid consists of Maine, Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut. Each of the state’s Governors are expected to attend tomorrow’s summit however it is unclear what, if any, policy decisions will be made.

    Read Full Article »

  • CONNECTICUT SMALL BUSINESS NOT SURPRISED BY DISASTROUS RESULTSThis study clearly indicates that Connecticut law makers lack the resolve needed to make the hard decisions necessary to help our economy.

    Read Full Article »

  • View More

    Connecticut Small Business Issues

  • Easing the Regulatory Burden on Small BusinessNFIB is pushing for legislation to create increased regulatory fairness and address small business concerns with Connecticut’s government red tape. While NFIB applauded recent legislation repealing many outdated and obsolete regulations as a good start, NFIB will also continue to remind the legislature and the administration that achieving regulatory relief and reducing red tape for small businesses is an ongoing process. NFIB supports numerous legislative measures that would reform the regulatory process and provide regulatory relief to small business owners. These would include: requiring an ongoing comprehensive review of all existing regulations; ensuring state agencies adhere to small business impact statement requirements; streamlining permitting requirements; requiring a cost benefit analysis of new and existing regulations; and implementing a regulatory fairness model for small businesses based on federal and other successful states’ programs.

    Read Full Article »

  • Prevailing Wage MandateFight against legislation to extend the costly prevailing wage mandate to private construction projects. While Connecticut’s prevailing wage law makes public construction bidding more complicated for small contractors, it also makes these projects more costly for taxpayers. Some advocates are trying to expand the state’s prevailing wage law to private projects as well. NFIB will stand opposed to any further expansion of the prevailing wage mandate, but especially against any intrusion into the private sector.

    Read Full Article »

  • View More

    Connect

    Contact NFIB in Connecticut

    Connecticut

    ADDRESS:
    304 W. Main Street, #205
    Avon, CT
    06001

    PHONE:
    860-248-NFIB (6342)

    Choose Your State