facebooktwitterRSS
- Advertisement -
  • Most Commentedmost commented up
  • Most Emailedmost emailed up
  • Popularmost popular up
- Advertisement -
 

« News Home

Small businesses want feds not to implement new regs



Published: Fri, February 8, 2013 @ 11:48 a.m.

YOUNGSTOWN — Local small business officials are calling on the federal government to not implement new regulations, including those on older coal plants and the federal health-care law.

The officials, who are members of the National Federation of Independent Business, said today at a press conference at City Machine Technologies, said the regulations are hurting small business, hampering economic growth and creating uncertainty. The NFIB, a small-business lobbying association, led the unsuccessful court challenge against the health-care law, referred to as Obamacare.

Toby Mirto, vice president of Rhiel Supply in Austintown, said the federal government “doesn’t consult the small-business community when they make decisions.”

Others complained about proposals to crack down on increasing regulations requiring older coal plants to produce cleaner coal, saying it’s forcing plants to go out of business.

For the complete story, read Saturday’s Vindicator and Vindy.com


Comments

1redeye1(4696 comments)posted 1 year, 10 months ago

How could this be? Obammy keeps saying "He's all for small business owners". Maybe he just lied to get your vote. Think about It !

Suggest removal:

2Ytownnative(1062 comments)posted 1 year, 10 months ago

Everyone shop at Walmart !!!!!!!!

Suggest removal:


News
Opinion
Entertainment
Sports
Marketplace
Classifieds
Records
Discussions
Community
Help
Forms
Neighbors

HomeTerms of UsePrivacy StatementAdvertiseStaff DirectoryHelp
© 2014 Vindy.com. All rights reserved. A service of The Vindicator.
107 Vindicator Square. Youngstown, OH 44503

Phone Main: 330.747.1471 • Interactive Advertising: 330.740.2955 • Classified Advertising: 330.746.6565
Sponsored Links: Vindy Wheels | Vindy Jobs | Vindy Homes