WHO: Lt. Gov. Mike Foley, Nebraska Senators, and small-business owners from around the state
WHAT: Annual Small Business Day at the Capitol event
WHEN: Tomorrow, Friday, February 19, 2016, from 10:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
WHERE: Room 1023, State Capitol, 1445 K St., Lincoln. (Registration begins at 10:15 a.m. in the cafeteria on the First Floor)
WHY: To underscore with policymakers that small businesses are not smaller versions of bigger businesses. They have much tougher difficulties in remaining solvent. See below for a short video message from Gov. Pete Ricketts on small business and NFIB.
The National Federation of Independent Business is the nation’s largest and leading small-business association with 350,000 dues-paying members, including nearly 5,000 in Nebraska.
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For more than 70 years, the National Federation of Independent Business has been the Voice of Small Business, taking the message from Main Street to the halls of Congress and all 50 state legislatures. NFIB annually surveys its members on state and federal issues vital to their survival as America’s economic engine and biggest creator of jobs. NFIB’s educational mission is to remind policymakers that small businesses are not smaller versions of bigger businesses; they have very different challenges and priorities.
National Federation of Independent Business/Nebraska