CSLB APPLAUDS CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS FOR TAKING ACTION TO PROTECT MAIN STREET BUSINESSES

May 19, 2016

CSLB APPLAUDS CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS FOR TAKING ACTION TO PROTECT MAIN STREET BUSINESSES

More Than 100 Representatives Sign Letter Calling for Temporary Hold on “Joint Employer” Changes

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2016 – Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman … Read More...

Rodney Davis (R-IL) and Collin Peterson (D-MN): Stopping the corporate takeover of Main Street

May 18, 2016

In almost every community across the country, we rely on our friends and neighbors who operate small businesses to serve as a backbone for local employment and a familiar face providing the services we require. There is something reassuring about … Read More...

Franchising industry now has a government target on its back

May 16, 2016

For the over 9 million employees in the U.S. franchising industry, a storm is brewing. A new federal ruling enacted by the National Labor Relations Board rewrites joint employment law, which could upend the traditional way local franchisees independently hire,

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10 Regulations that Give Small Business Owners the Worst Headaches

April 29, 2016

1. The federal tax code
There’s more to taxes than paying them. For small businesses, navigating the complexities of the federal tax code is more of a burden than the money they lose to the government.
That’s according to a … Read More...

Republicans Again Look to Block Joint Employer Ruling

April 29, 2016

WASHINGTON, April 27  – House Republicans will once again try to block the National Labor Relations Board’s recent joint employer ruling via the appropriations process, Rep. Bill Flores (R-Texas) told Bloomberg BNA April 27.

The NLRB in August issued Browning-Ferris … Read More...