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Think concerns over the coming federal spending cuts and tax increases are overblown? Think again. Here's why.
A proposed measure intended to encourage more high-tech startups is misguided, our columnist argues. Increasing academic research funding is the better route for fostering innovation.
To spur job creation, Congress is voting soon on a moratorium on regulation. Columnist Scott Shane says it's not the answer to our business problems.
Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Mary Schapiro says it's more complicated than it seems to write the rules.
The small business organization that is leading the case against President Obama's health care reform act is asked to disclose its donor list.
Before spending money on business incubators, Congress should first figure out whether we really need more in the U.S. and whether they actually help create jobs.
The Senate is poised to vote on a bill that would impose a minimum tax of 30 percent on all individuals with incomes of more than $1 million.
A few days after the House introduced its tax-cut proposal for small businesses, the Senate responded with its own plan to reduce the tax burden on the coveted demographic.
Next week, Congress will take up a piece of legislation that would give businesses with fewer than 500 employees a one-year tax break.
The charter for the Export-Import Bank is set to expire at the end of May without Congressional action.
Legislation headed to the President's desk could transform the way entrepreneurs access capital and the number of investors able to fund startups.
After intense debate, the Senate adds a number of investor protections to the small-business bill. The Obama Administration indicated its support.
A bipartisan bundle of legislation aimed at increasing entrepreneurs' ability to access capital sailed through the House, but has been slowed down in the Senate.