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Why Right to Work Zones Are Bad for Small Business

Date: 
01/21/2016

WHY RIGHT TO WORK ZONES ARE BAD FOR SMALL BUSINESSES 
By David Borris – Owner Hel’s Kitchen Catering

Small businesses are the driving engine of our economy. We produce more than half of all the jobs and economic output of the U.S. Small business has created two out of every three net new jobs in this country since 1995.

IMSA Releases State of the Small Business Nation 2011

Date: 
05/19/2011

IMSA has released the State of the Small Business Nation 2011, which includes a "top ten list" of concrete policies to level the playing field for small businesses across four areas—health care, credit/lending, taxes, and money in politics.

 

VIDEO: Congressman Foster is on our side

Date: 
03/25/2010
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Health reform has passed! Congressman Bill Foster voted for it - showing that he's on our side, not on the side of the insurance companies. The ad is airing in Congressman Foster's district to thank him for his historic vote.

Health Care Victory! Thank You!

Date: 
03/22/2010

On Sunday, March 21, a comprehensive health care bill, already approved by the Senate, was passed by the House. The bill will give health care to 32 million Americans and save over 30,000 lives per year. And it will regulate the insurance companies so they can no longer deny care for pre-existing conditions, charge you more if you're sick, put limits on your benefits, or increase rates with impunity.

Benefits of Health Care Reform, District by District

Date: 
03/20/2010

The House Energy and Commerce Committee has prepared, for all 435 congressional districts, a district-level analysis of the impact of health care reform legislation. This analysis includes information on the impact of the legislation on families, small businesses, seniors in Medicare, health care providers, and the uninsured.

Click on the link below to find out the impact on your district.

Chamber ads divide small biz

Date: 
03/19/2010

By Ashlie Rodriguez

Health care demonstrators converge on Bean's office

Date: 
03/16/2010

By Joseph Ryan and Kimberly Pohl

Durbin to insurance companies: 'Party's Over'

Date: 
03/07/2010

David Kogan (DKP Image + Media, Chicago) is a small business owner and a steering committee member of the Illinois Main Street Alliance.

By Erika Slife

On eve of White House summit, hundreds rally to demand reform

Date: 
02/24/2010

300 local business owners, union members, families and activists gathered at the Chicago Temple on the eve of the President Obama’s White House Health Care Summit.