The Center for Progressive Reform wants the Government Accountability Office to investigate whether the Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy broke laws by lobbying for large corporations, J.D. Harrison reports. [The Washington Post]
A group of tech investors plans to back startups that are developing “smart guns” and other methods to curb gun violence, says Peter Henderson. [Reuters]
More small businesses are paying their workers’ health costs directly, writes Jay Hancock, leading some to wonder whether self-insuring companies are undermining Obamacare. [Kaiser Health News]
Too many small business owners are sticking with expensive financing longer than they need to, says Ami Kassar, who advises small businesses on financing options. [The New York Times]
Floating solar power plants may soon be coming to a body of water near you, reports Michael J. Coren. [Fast Company]
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