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Five Indicators To Watch In The Region's Economy (Washington Post)

Kristie Arslan weighs in on what small-business owners might expect in this economic climate.

Published on August 15, 2011

NASE On Small Biz And The Credit Downgrade (Fox Business)

Small business owners just haven't seen the rebound that was promised, says NASE President and CEO Kristie Arslan.

Published on August 15, 2011

NASE Reacts To The Credit Downgrade (

Small-owners have not seen the turnaround in the economy that they had hoped.

Published on August 12, 2011

What The Downgrade Means For Small-Business Lending (Wall Street Journal)

Earlier this week, the Federal Reserve announced plans to keep interest rates near zero for at least the next two years. That’s good news for banks – but less assuring for small-business owners.

Published on August 12, 2011

Small Biz Reax To Credit Downgrade

As the economy continues to decline amidst a historic downgrade of our AAA credit rating status, Kristie Arslan, President & CEO of the NASE, the leading advocate for our nation's smallest businesses, offered the following statement on the impact the downgrade will have on the small business community...

Published on August 09, 2011

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