The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) in May determined small business enthusiasm to be at its second highest point since it started tracking the measure in 1973.
Costco announced Thursday it would raise its starting minimum wage to $14 an hour, an increase of $1 from its current $13 wage for entry-level positions.
President Donald Trump on Friday touted the Republican tax reform law and attacked House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) for “going absolutely crazy” to oppose it.
Phil Bredesen, a Tennessee Democratic Senate candidate, echoed House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) and Sen. Cory Booker’s (D., N.J.) talking points during a recent interview by saying that the Republican tax reform law is providing “crumbs” to the middle class.
A New Jersey Democrat running for Congress told local reporters he isn’t in favor of a fast repeal of President Donald Trump’s tax reform law, but his website says otherwise as he calls for voters to take action against the tax reform law.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) introduced comprehensive legislation Tuesday that would make the lowered individual tax rates included in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act permanent.