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Entry Title Date
Helping Angels Lead Our Startups Act April 27, 2016
Bill Huizenga, R-MI
"Mr. Speaker, as a small-business owner and coming from a family of very entrepreneurial people, I know the importance of fostering an environment that promotes economic opportunity and especially allows small businesses to grow and create jobs."
Forced Arbitration April 19, 2016
Donald Beyer, D-VA
"Quite simply, arbitration lacks many of the fundamental guarantees of fairness that a court provides. As a small business owner, I view binding arbitration as plainly unfair to the consumer and also unnecessary in the operation of a successful business practice. My business currently operates successfully without engaging in the same predatory practice for consumers."
Honoring Ms. Monica Rosenthal March 17, 2016
Mike Thompson, D-CA
"No stranger to organizing her neighbors in support of a cause, Ms. Rosenthal has served on two Save the Lake campaigns and assisted her community with recovery efforts after the Valley Fire devastated the southern portion of Lake County. Ms. Rosenthal drew on her experience as a small business owner and a community servant to plan a successful Economic Outlook and Forecast event in December 2015, which brought together government, business, education, and healthcare leaders to stimulate the economic recovery process."
Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 2017, Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act Of 2015, And Providing For Proceedings During The Period From February 15, 2016, Through February 22, 2016 February 11, 2016
Rick Allen, R-GA
"As a small business owner for over 40 years, I know just how daunting new regulations are. New regulations mean more money spent and countless hours of compliance."
Financial Institution Customer Protection Act Of 2015 February 4, 2016
Roger Williams, R-TX
"As a small-business owner for 44 years, I have seen it all—or at least I thought I saw it all—and I am deeply troubled over a Federal Government program that I believe to be, at best, immoral and, at worst, illegal: Operation Choke Point."

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