Small Business Shut Out of Government Contracts — and How That Is Changing 09/12/2012
No one gets more love than small business. Just turn on any news channel big or small, liberal or conservative, and within a few minutes some politico is telling us how much government is doing to help small business.
Everything except actually hire one: Most small contractors have never received — or even bid on — a public works job.
Try this at home: Next time you hire a painter or roofer or gardener or plumber, ask them if they ever do any government work.