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Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access

Kim Assesses Impact of Opportunity Zones on Small Businesses

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Washington, D.C.— Yesterday, Rep. Andy Kim (D-NJ), Chair of the House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access, convened a panel of experts from the economic development field to examine the role of Opportunity Zones in the small business economy. In 2017, Opportunity Zones were created with the intention of spurring capital investment in economically disadvantaged a... Read more »

Statement of The Hon. Andy Kim on The Importance of Accurate Census Data to Small Business Formation and Growth

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One of the most important goals of this Subcommittee is to assure that small businesses are equipped with the tools they need to grow, create new jobs, and generate wealth in their communities. No matter where a business decides to set up shop, whether it’s in the middle of a large metropolis, or on main street in a rural town, every business needs a plan. From determining a location, to finding w... Read more »

Statement of the Hon. Andy Kim on SBA 7(a) Budget Proposal and the Impact of Fee Structure Changes

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On this Subcommittee, we are focused on making sure that small businesses, whether in my district in New Jersey—in Ranking Member Hern’s district in Oklahoma, and in every other district across America, can access the capital they need to start, grow, and create new jobs.And we know that when capital is affordable and accessible, small businesses can do what they do best, strengthen our communitie... Read more »

Kim Holds Hearing on Small Business Microloan Program

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Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Andy Kim (D-NJ), Chair of the House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access, convened a panel of entrepreneurs, lenders and experts to hear their perspectives and experiences with the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Microloan program. “As head of the Subcommittee focused on expanding access to capital, today was an opportunity to p... Read more »

Statement of Rep. Andy Kim on Exploring Challenges and Opportunities of Underserved Businesses in the 21st Century

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Small businesses make up over 99 percent of all businesses in the United States and employ almost half of our nation’s workers. In 2018 alone, America’s small employers added 1.9 million net new jobs to the economy. As I’ve seen firsthand in my district in South Jersey, Main Street businesses are the backbone of our communities. In my home state, small businesses employ nearly 2 million people, ma... Read more »

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