Letter: NFIB thanks legislators for passing important small business legislation


The NFIB, or the National Federation of Independent Business, here in North Dakota wants to thank North Dakota legislators for making small business issues a priority during a successful 2021 legislative session.

Lawmakers passed several bills that help North Dakota small business owners recover from the coronavirus health and economic crisis by eliminating the burden they would have faced with the threat of frivolous lawsuits.

Lawmakers also defeated several bills that would have created unfunded mandates on businesses struggling to get back on their feet.

Small business owners can now focus on creating jobs and running their businesses instead of worrying about how to pay for mandatory minimum wage increases, paid medical leave and increased health insurance costs. While these all seem like good and noble causes, the truth is,…

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