Statement of US Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on January employment numbers: The economy lost 20,000 jobs in January and the unemployment rate dropped to 9.7 percent (nationally). To get small businesses growing again, and growing our economy, the president has emphasized a focus on small businesses. The president has also proposed a Small Business Jobs and Wages Tax Cut to encourage small businesses to add employees and to expand wages. The new jobs tax credit doesn't just reward new jobs; it also rewards better jobs.
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