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White House Approves EPA Overreach & More | NFIB's Week In Small Business

This week (5.28.2015) in small business, the President surprised no one when he approved the EPA's Waters of the US rule on May 27th. The EPA did not consider the economic impact of the rule on small business, which is required of them by current law. The average cost of a Clean Water Act permit is $270,000 and daily fines for violations can reach up to $37,500. Also in this video, a look at small business borrowing levels and commentary on the minimum wage. Watch more Week In Small Business videos: