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Statistically speaking: Small businesses and the health care law

Nearly half of U.S. small businesses think the federal health care law is bad for their business, according to a recent survey of 603 small-business owners conducted by Gallup and released in May.

9% say the Affordable Care Act will be good for their business.

39% expect no impact.

55% expect the money they pay for health care to increase.

41% say they have held off on hiring new employees.

Source: Gallup.com

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