Gov’t Regulations, Health Care Costs Curb Small Business Hiring
Washington, D.C., Feb 16, 2012
A new poll by Gallup shows that 85% of small business owners surveyed are not hiring. Of those individuals, most cite the following reasons: do not need additional employees; worries about weak business conditions, including revenues; cash flow; and the overall U.S. economy.
According to the latest Chamber of Commerce quarterly Small Business Outlook Survey, 78% of small businesses surveyed report the taxation, regulation, and legislation from Washington make it harder for their business to hire more employees.
While Obama focused #SOTU on his legacy, many Americans watching were questioning the legacy we're leaving their children & grandchildren