Rahm Emanuel http://michiganradio.org en Small businesses a magic bullet for a down economy? (Part 4) http://michiganradio.org/post/small-businesses-magic-bullet-down-economy-part-4 <p>Stop me if you&rsquo;ve heard this one before...</p><p><em>&quot;We genuinely believe small business is the backbone of America, it&rsquo;s going to the key for us to be able to put a lot of folks back to work.&quot;</em></p><p>That&rsquo;s President Obama earlier this year.</p><p>Warm feelings about small business come at all levels, and on both sides of the aisle.</p><p>Here&rsquo;s Michigan&rsquo;s Republican Governor Rick Synder this summer:</p><p><em>&quot;Talk about the jobs you&rsquo;re creating, even if it&rsquo;s one job &ndash; that is the backbone of the reinvention of Michigan.&quot;</em></p><p>Or Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel last week at the SmallBizExpo:</p><p><em>&quot;Nothing is more important to our econonmic expansion than the small business of Chicago and the small business of tomorrow that will be in Chicago.&quot;</em></p><p>It&rsquo;s more than just political talk. Thu, 20 Oct 2011 12:59:51 +0000 Niala Boodhoo 4638 at http://michiganradio.org Small businesses a magic bullet for a down economy? (Part 4)