Small businesses provide 75 percent of new U.S. jobs and are the backbone of our economy, and no outdated ban should be keeping small business owners from collecting the same interest their money could earn if it were held by an individual.
This is a comprehensive undertaking that involves not only our military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, but also a wide-ranging rejuvenation of our military, intelligence and law enforcement capabilities to adapt to a new kind of enemy.
As a former professional patient advocate, I believe prescription drugs are an essential part of high-quality medical treatment, and I supported enactment of the Medicare Prescription Drug and Modernization Act.
Congress will be seeking the answers in the days ahead. There is no place for fraud or abuse in any federal program, especially one as vital and serious as this, to help affected small businesses recover economically after 9/11.
As a former small business owner, I recognize both the important role small businesses play in our economy and the broad universe of challenges that small business owners face in trying to make ends meet.
Protecting children at our local schools must always be a priority at all levels of government, ... This is a very positive example of federal and local officials working together to make sure that Goshen schools have the security equipment necessary to keep students safe and stop any crime on school grounds.