Friday, September 24, 2010

National News: Big bucks for little guys

Today's bit of national news comes from the Oregon Daily Journal of Commerce newspaper:

"The U.S. House of Representatives today passed a $42 billion bill aimed at helping small businesses and improving the nation’s unemployment figure."

The money will come in two forms: Credit (available from the U.S. Treasury) and tax breaks.

The final step to bass the bill is the signature of President Obama, which it may get "as early as Monday."

Read more details in the full story.

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