Anthony K. Smith
Anthony K. Smith is the Oregon state director for the National Federation of Independent Business
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Five Tips to Help Oregon Shops and Restaurants Succeed on Nov. 26
SALEM, Ore., Nov. 11, 2022 - As chain stores and online retailers launch their holiday sales earlier and earlier in the season, Black Friday will not have the appeal it once did, but Small Business Saturday keeps getting bigger and bigger.
This year, Small Business Saturday falls on Nov. 26. Last year, spending at independent retailers and restaurants on …
Marion, Polk County Key to Deciding Legislative Majorities
Shocking the Electric Vehicle System
Will Oregon Suspend its Gas Tax?
And they’re off! On March 18, Maryland became the first state to suspend its gas tax to help its citizens cope with soaring prices at the pump. Hours later, Georgia did the same. Florida has passed legislation to do this as well, although drivers will have to wait until October to see any savings. Connecticut became just the fourth state to …