Associated Press Admits Obamacare Is Killing The “Recovery”

This story at Yahoo! Finance reads like something from the alternative media. Meet Teresa Hartnett: “Hartnett was getting enough steady business that she was ready to take on 60 employees. ‘I was particularly excited about offering benefits,’ she says. That enthusiasm died when Hartnett met with her accountant to be sure she could afford the expansion. Hartnett was faced with the prospect that, once she had 50 workers, she’d be subject to the ACA. She considered expanding her company with Read more […]

Small Business Layoffs Begin Just Two Days After Election–Can It Get Worse?

Remember back, several columns ago when I said that 72% of small business owners wanted Romney to win the presidency? Well, I don’t know if you know this, but he didn’t win, and the effects of Romney’s loss are only beginning in the business world. In my last column, I noted that a business man, named Frank Duffy had said that he would invest $50,000 into new hiring if Romney were elected, because he had confidence in a Romney economic recovery. Otherwise, he would not invest such an amount. The Read more […]