News and Articles About Election 2012
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Mitt RomneyWould trim government spending to 20 percent of the U.S.'s gross domestic product, balance the budget, explore U.S. energy reserves and reduce spending on entitlement programs.
Barack ObamaCalled for increasing investment in infrastructure, doubling the size of the payroll-tax cut and new tax cuts for small businesses and companies that hire new employees.
Barack Obama won his reelection bid last night. See what his second term holds for small businesses.
It's often hard to pigeonhole a generation of business owners, but as a voting block they do seem to come together -- at least on one issue.
On Election Day, serial entrepreneur Steve Blank takes a moment to remember why freedom of speech, expression and thought are critical to entrepreneurship.
Here's our synopsis of where Barack Obama and Mitt Romney stand on 10 issues of importance to America's entrepreneurs.
Backed by Silicon Valley heavyweights, Votizen co-founder Jason Putorti talks to us about changing the future of campaigning.
Entrepreneurs can learn a lot (or not) about dressing to impress from Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, Joe Biden and Paul Ryan.
In their final debate, the presidential candidates laid out aggressive stances on China in a debate Monday that focused on foreign-policy issues.
Mitt Romney has urged business owners to tell their employees how they plan to vote.
With the final debate tonight and the election right around the corner, follow these tips when mentioning politics on social media.
No matter who wins in November, our next president must work to get small-business health-care costs under control, writes Shelly Sun, co-founder of the BrightStar Care franchise.
Sparks flew Tuesday as the presidential candidates parried over taxes, health care and other issues that impact how and when entrepreneurs hire.
The presidential election is a wake-up call for the main event: Tackling America's out-of-control debt problem, the EverBank co-founder writes.
Joe Biden and Paul Ryan touch on the role of small businesses in economic recovery but stop short of outlining entrepreneurship policies.
This election season, your employees may quarrel over candidates. Labor attorney Robin E. Shea offers tips, plus a free example of a harassment policy.
Ben & Jerry's, 7-Eleven and Pizza Hut use the 2012 election as a platform for marketing campaigns.
It's a global battle for the world's most talented immigrants. When it comes to visa reform, our next elected leader needs to get the job done, Case writes.
The Sesame Street character became a social media sensation this week. Here's what entrepreneurs need to learn from the 8-foot-tall yellow bird.
Business owners are grappling with continued economic uncertainty. One thing is for sure: They are going to hit the polling stations in November.
Republican presidential candidate and former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney set fact-checkers scrambling during this week's debate when he stated that new business startups were at 30-year lows.
Nearly one in five small-business owners in America is an immigrant. Here's a look at where they are finding success.
In Denver last night, the candidates talked about their plans to cut taxes for small businesses. But they challenged each other's definition of what constitutes a small business.
The Republican challenger delivered an important message for economic development at the Clinton Global Initiative. U.S. foreign aid, he said, should be linked to efforts to promote free enterprise in the developing world.
In the U.S., exporting and improved trade relations have become economic bright spots for small-business owners. We look at each candidate's global views.
It's a hot-button issue, and the Democrat and Republican candidates divide on the topic of illegal workers. The two come closer over foreign-born entrepreneurs.