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Congress Should Pass Bill to Let Credit Unions Lend More So Small Businesses Grow, Create Jobs

Dave Adams | Posted 06.02.2012 | Detroit
Dave Adams

Despite some unfair treatment of banks, the American Bankers Association's opposition to legislation that would allow credit unions to make more small business loans is simply wrong.

New Refinancing Program May Help Stem a Pending Foreclosure Disaster

Jerry Chautin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jerry Chautin

Pundits say that $350 billion of commercial mortgage loans are coming due for payoff. The balances still owed are so high that many borrowers will be unable to refinance conventionally.

Politics Trumps Progress: Main Street Likely to Be Left Out in the Cold Yet Again

Kristie Arslan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Kristie Arslan

To date, Wall Street has received close to $5 trillion dollars in aid. Yet, nothing has been done to provide assistance or relief to the largest sector of our economy -- small business.

Revive America's Construction Industry

Laura A. Hutchings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Laura A. Hutchings

Like many small business owner in the energy efficiency and construction industries, I have spent months writing letters to my senators in support of the home energy retrofit legislation called Home Star.