Speaking Out on Increasing the Minimum Wage

Go Big Small Biz Network was invited to participate in a press conference on June 28 opposing the proposed mandatory minimum wage for Pennsylvania. Jeff, joined by NFIB and several legislators, spoke to the negative impact it would have on Pennsylvania small businesses.  

He addressed the dramatic effects an increased minimum wage would create as many businesses would not be able to staff their operations efficiently.  Additionally, they would be forced to reduce the employee’s hours to meet payroll demands thus reversing the intended impact of improving an individual’s earnings. The proposal would be felt across the state’s economy in increased prices for goods and services.

Watch his full comments here.

Go Big Small Biz Network is grateful for the continued support of NFIB and for the opportunity to speak at the press conference. We are focused in our efforts to protect the rights of all Pennsylvanians to conduct small business without government overreach.

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November News and Updates

In this Issue:

– Why the Go Big Small Biz Network exists

– Our network is gaining traction

– Top bills and legislation the Go Big Small Biz team is tracking

– A partial list of support from our State Representatives and Senators

– Join our Network, Subscription Membership, social media and Newsletter

– Who can Join our Network and how

We are unifying and mobilizing the power of an entrepreneur network to give a Big Voice to Small Business.