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Entry Title Date
Small Business Saturday November 19, 2014
Janice Hahn, D-CA
"When we shop at a small business, almost half the money we spend stays in our community and supports local jobs."
Marketplace Fairness Act November 19, 2014
Michael Enzi, R-WY
"But the exemption already protects small businesses. Last year a Small Business Administration study determined that the small seller exemption included in the Marketplace Fairness Act would exempt 99.96 percent of all sellers from the bill’s requirements. So it is just the big ones that fall into this bill."
Federal Over-Regulation And The Case Of Country Meats November 14, 2014
Richard Nugent, R-FL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to draw the collective attention of the House to an unfortunate case of federal over-regulation and the consequences to a small business in my district. In Ocala, Florida, we have a small family business that has produced and distributed snacks to schools across the country for more than three decades. Country Meats makes a pork-based snack that is common to student fundraisers and the proceeds of its sale in public schools over that time have netted more than $30 million in support of marching bands, athletic teams and academic clubs nation-wide."
In Recognition Of Barbra Siperstein November 12, 2014
Frank Pallone, D-NJ
"Ms. Siperstein was married for 34 years to the late Carol Siperstein, who stayed by her side until she lost a sudden battle with cancer in 2001. Together, they had a daughter and two sons. In addition to her activism, Barbra is a United States Army Veteran and a small-business owner."
Honoring Ms. Carla Ross November 12, 2014
Bennie Thompson, D-MS
"Carla is presently employed with Southern Bancorp Community Partners as an Individual Development Accounts (IDA) Program Coordinator. She is helping the Mississippi Delta residents save funds to purchase a home, start a small business or further their education."

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