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Small Business News Weekly Roundup: 4/23/2010

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Want to know what’s going on in small business news around the Internet this week? Here are some of the top stories: New Tax Laws Galore for Small Business Owners: Entrepreneur.com runs down new tax laws on the books for 2010 that will affect small businesses. For instance, the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

April 23rd, 2010 at 6:09 am

Arizona House: Presidential Candidates Must Produce Birth Certificates

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The Arizona House has sent a bill to the state Senate that would require presidential candidates to present documents proving their qualifications to run for the highest office in the land. Without submitting such proof, the candidate’s name would not be permitted to appear on the state’s ballots; additionally the secretary of state could stop […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

April 22nd, 2010 at 6:02 pm

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Obama: Hospital Patients Can Designate Visitors

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The Florida case of a woman prohibited from visiting her partner of 18 years as she lay dying in a hospital has inspired President Obama to move forward on one of his campaign promises: to require hospitals that receive federal funding to allow visitors designated by the patient without consideration of “race, color, national origin, […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

April 20th, 2010 at 12:21 pm