Author Archives: Kevin Shivers

About Kevin Shivers

PA state director for the small business group NFIB. Social media enthusiast & new triathlete. Check us out at

Labor Day 2013: State Law Perpetuates Union Bullying

Each Labor Day we pay tribute to American workers who have contributed to the strength and prosperity of our nation. Millions of Pennsylvanians enjoy the day spending time with their families at cookouts, festivals and shopping. It’s the American Dream. … Continue reading

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Corbett sees small business as partner in rebuilding Pennsylvania

Last week I was privileged to stand with Governor Tom Corbett and state Rep. Tina Pickett and celebrate what most small business-owners thought was only a distant possibility: a regulatory flexibility law for Pennsylvania.   In fact, similar legislation sponsored by … Continue reading

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Mr. President: the tinkerers, dreamers and small-business owners built America.

President Obama was asked in a recent interview what mistakes he made in his first term.  His response was revealing. He said that while he has no doubts about his policies, he should have done a better job of “telling … Continue reading

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