Add Your Voice: Share How the Government Shutdown Affects Your Business

Last night, a gridlocked Congress shut down the United States government for the first time in 17 years over a spending bill. The implications of the dysfunction in Washington are severe — both for businesses across the country and the recovering American economy. But business leaders aren’t staying quiet — share your views on the government shutdown and how it will impact your business.   Scott I., a business leader from St. Louis, Missouri shared his story and...

The Cost of Austerity

Congressional Budget Office data released this week suggests the government will hit its “debt ceiling” in October, months later than the June showdown projected earlier this year, as the full impact of the sequester and tax increases is felt.                 But lawmakers shouldn’t take the summer off. There has been almost no effort to make meaningful cuts to the biggest drivers of our...