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Letter: Neal investment bill helps struggling areas

/   Steve Glickman & John Lettieri, Economic Innovation Group

Survey after survey reveals a large percentage of Americans remain concerned about their economic well-being. Our research shows these anxieties are not misplaced. The U.S. economy has become less dynamic since the Great Recession — more businesses have closed than opened, the rate of new business formation remains near an all-time low, and workers are…

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3 smart business ideas for millennials in 2017

/   Steve Nicastro, USA Today

Millennials face financial barriers when trying to start a business, including higher student loan debt and lower starting wages than previous generations. … By: Steve Nicastro, NerdWallet Read the full article here.

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U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship Hearing on The Challenges and Opportunities of Running a Small Business in Rural America

April 26, 2017: John W Lettieri, Economic Innovation Group *Watch the full hearing here.

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Joint Economic Committee Hearing on the Decline of Economic Opportunity in the United States: Causes and Consequences

April 5, 2017: John W Lettieri, Economic Innovation Group *Watch the full hearing here.

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The importance of small Business

/   U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, The Greeneville Sun

The American Dream is built on an individual’s ability to become entrepreneurs, take risks and build a small business that can thrive and grow. … By: U.S. Rep. Phil Roe (R-Tenn) Read the full article here.

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Jobs, jobs, jobs, and a $1 trillion moonshot

/   Ben Hecht, Stanford Social Innovation Review

Americaa has a crisis that much of philanthropy and the social sector writ large isn’t registering. Our job creation machine, largely built after World War II, is broken. It turns out that it is really hard to get un- and under-employed people into good jobs—even if they are trained for them—if those jobs don’t exist….

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