Small Employers: Too Numerous to Fail

Our federal policymakers need to recognize that they've gotten us into a bind when it comes to employment. When the economy tanked in 2008, they focused—rightly or wrongly—on what was happening on Wall Street, not Main Street. They bailed out the big banks and the big automakers and left small business owners to fend for themselves. Now they must learn a lesson for the next recession.

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