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Entry Title Date
Protecting Cyber Networks Act April 22, 2015
Adam Schiff, D-CA
"Madam Chair, for a large business, a cyber attack can be costly and damaging. For a small business, a cyber attack can be fatal, wiping out a family’s dream or a lifetime of work in a few clicks of a mouse."
Bureau Of Consumer Financial Protection Advisory Boards Act April 21, 2015
Robert Dold, R-IL
"As a small-business owner, let me just tell you, Mr. Chairman, there are nearly 29 million small businesses in our Nation; 99 percent of all employer firms in the United States are considered small businesses; over 56 million Americans work in these small businesses; and two-thirds of all net new jobs."
Energy Efficiency Improvement Act Of 2015 April 21, 2015
Peter Welch, D-VT
"Thank you, especially, Representative McKinley, for partnering with me this term and last on this issue. Your background as an engineer and as a small business owner has provided much-needed expertise to our committee, and I am grateful to you for your partnership and leadership on this issue."
General Leave April 16, 2015
Kevin Brady, R-TX
"Mr. Speaker, I am proud to yield 2 minutes to the gentlewoman from Tennessee (Mrs. Black), one of our key members of the Ways and Means Committee who has been fighting for this as a Representative from Tennessee, and as a small business owner, she knows how expensive it is for families who work and live along Main Street."
Death Tax Repeal Act Of 2015 April 16, 2015
Erik Paulsen, R-MN
"The truth is that average Americans can be negatively affected by this tax. Not only are businesses not being passed down to the next generation, but they are also being forced to lay off other employees that are currently employed. When a small business shuts its doors and then lets those employees go, it can have a very profound affect on the community."

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