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  • NFIB: This Saturday Shop Small, Boost the Economy NFIB: This Saturday Shop Small, Boost the Economy National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) reminds Americans that neighborhood merchants represent a major part of the economy

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  • CONNECTICUT RANKS DEAD LAST, AGAIN CONNECTICUT RANKS DEAD LAST, AGAIN The small business community in Connecticut is no stranger to being ranked nationally as one of the worst states in the country

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  • SMALL BUSINESS TO COMMISSION: CONCISE LANGUAGE THE ONLY OPTION SMALL BUSINESS TO COMMISSION: CONCISE LANGUAGE THE ONLY OPTION The first of five spending cap commission meetings was held today

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  • LAWMAKERS CONFUSE TAX DOLLARS WITH CARROTS LAWMAKERS CONFUSE TAX DOLLARS WITH CARROTS Sikorsky departing would have dealt a tremendous blow to our state's economy on all levels.

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  • Connecticut Small Business Issues

  • Easing the Regulatory Burden on Small Business Easing the Regulatory Burden on Small Business NFIB 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 While NFIB applauded recent legislation repealing many outdated and obsolete regulations as a good start, NFIB will also continue to remind the legislature and the administration that achieving regulatory relief and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.

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  • Prevailing Wage Mandate Prevailing Wage Mandate Fight 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.

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