Friday, October 31st, 2014

Statements about Small Business

Half-True

Correct figure from unrepresentative survey

 Republican State Leadership Committee

Republican State Leadership Committee

"95 percent of job creators say Wisconsin is headed in the right direction."

— Wisconsin

False

State constitution, court rulings and experts say otherwise

False

Surveys show it was on the radar screen, but just a blip compared with other priorities

Mostly False

It’s a tax cut bill, not an increase – but, as we’ve noted, amount per business is very small

False

With relief for some as low as $1, even small business group leader says it’s no job creator

False

The main study cited actually shows the opposite.

Mostly False

Would it benefit consumers? Sure. But little evidence it will help businesses provide coverage