Small Business Brief for 10/31

Politics and Economics SBE Revises its Presidential Candidates' Issue Grid The Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council has updated its Presidential Candidates' Issue Grid to offer a clearer picture of where Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain stand on issues important to small business. SBE Council Raising Taxes is Not Smart Economics: The Economy Needs as Much Capital as It Can Get The last thing our economy needs right now is for the government to be taking more capital from the private sector and out of our economy. Really, raising taxes is not a smart move – on anyone, or any business. There is no justification for siphoning more money out of our troubled, capital-deprived economy – period! [Read Full Article]