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| Richmond Times-Dispatch

Editor, Times-Dispatch:


As a small-business owner, I’m grateful Virginia’s General Assembly voted to expand Medicaid.


This development is personal to me because one of my best employees might still be alive today if he could have enrolled in Medicaid.

| Chicago Sun-Times

Re: “U.S. clings to health coverage gains despite political drama [May 22], the Trump administration’s efforts to destabilize the Affordable Care Act will result in many of Illinois’ small businesses paying more for health insurance next year.

| McClatchy DC

Catarah Coleman and Shoneji Robison picked a seemingly auspicious time to expand: They found a large corner space in a popular mall in Los Angeles in 2012 — and the next year, saw a rush of new customers when they won the Food Network’s Cupcake Wars.

| Star News Online

California lawmakers are currently considering several proposals to help make health coverage more affordable for Californians.

| Forbes

“Medicaid expansion will stimulate Virginia’s economy by bringing in more than $2 billion per year of federal money, resulting in an estimated 18,000 new jobs for the state,” Erik Rettig, Mid-Atlantic Director for Small Business Majority said in a statement issued Wednesday evening.

| USA Today

That’s why, about a quarter of small businesses say that net neutrality is very important to their business and just about half say it is important, in a new survey conducted by the group Small Business Majority.

| Wolters Kluwer CCH Group News

However, John Arensmeyer, CEO of the advocacy group Small Business Majority, disputed the positive impact of the new tax law.

Small Firms Extol Tax Law Despite Conflicting View in Surveys

| Tax Notes

Four business owners and House Republican taxwriters touted the benefits of the new tax law during a May 23 subcommittee hearing, but not everyone is so upbeat.

| Accounting Today

However, John Arensmeyer, CEO of the advocacy group Small Business Majority, disputed the positive impact of the new tax law.

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