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I was originally skeptical about what I was hearing. Nine months and a bunch of talk later, I think the White House has approached Startup America in a very smart and powerful way. By Brad Feld

Help for small business in Colorado
Improving U.S. economic performance is a positive sign for Colorado's small business sector. By Jeff Thredgold
Sales-and-use tax appeals
A bill to amend the current law regarding local appeals when a taxpayer files a protest against sales-and-use taxes is moving through the State Senate. By the Colorado Association of Commerce & Industry 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Florida health care ruling ignores small business
Repealing the law isn't a practical way to fix the problems they face. We should focus on smooth implementation so we can get back to business. By John Arensmeyer 

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