tax credits

Nearly 418,000 South Carolinians Will Be Eligible for New Health Insurance Premium Tax Credits in 2014

New Report Provides County-Specific Breakdown of Tax Credit Eligibility by Income, Age, Race and Ethnicity, Employment Status Press Release: Families USA Washington, D.C.— A report released today says that in 2014 nearly 418,000 South Carolinians will be eligible for premium tax credits that will help them pay for health coverage—a…

Pass this jobs bill

Finally, a jobs plan that actually helps the largest jobs-producing sector to create jobs—small business. Advocates for small business were thrilled to hear President Obama speak these words last night. Everyone here knows that small businesses are where most new jobs begin….So for everyone who speaks so passionately about making…

Hire a vet

This past Friday President Obama challenged business and industry to hire and train 100,000 unemployed veterans or their spouses before 2014.  The President pointed out that there are one million unemployed veterans today with a 13.3% jobless rate for post 9/11 veterans. To move the challenge along, the President has…