There are 27 million small businesses in the U.S., which generate income for 70 million employees and family members. Small businesses create 4,000 new jobs on an average day. This is 90 percent of new jobs in America. We are a true small business nation.
Source: U.S. Department of Commerce/Small Business Administration
“And fifth, we will champion small businesses, America’s engine of job growth. That means reducing taxes on business, not raising them. It means simplifying and modernizing the regulations that hurt small business the most. And it means that we must rein in the skyrocketing cost of healthcare by repealing and replacing Obamacare.” – Mitt Rommney