Marijuana, Minimum Wage Headline NFIB's Week in Small Business

As midterm elections approach, #smallbiz owners are keeping an eye on issues like marijuana and minimum wage. 

With voters in Alaska and Oregon considering whether to legalize marijuana and changes taking place in other states, small business owners must find ways to craft actionable drug policies.

Minimum wage is on the ballot in Alaska, Arkansas, Nebraska and South Dakota, while several larger cities are already moving ahead with increases. 

NFIB studies show that minimum wage increases result in job loss and hardship for entry-level workers.  

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