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November 01, 2012

As economy lags, Obama, Romney tout backing of business leaders

It's the day for dueling business endorsements.

Republican Mitt Romney announced the support of 13 business leaders, including those found or run several well-known companies-- JetBlue Airways, Home Depot and Cisco Systems.

“Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan have a plan to support small business, so they can grow and create jobs” – Charles Schwab, founder of Charles Schwab Corp.

President Obama announced that Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz endorsed him, saying he showed “significant leadership” on the economy and world affairs.

Check out the Schultz endorsement here.

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Nick

I doubt that Romney would really support small business, I guess that he would support those who had already made a lot of money. Everybody knows that he always was rich and I am not sure that he can understand the problems average people have. Small business really needs strong support because it's a backbone of the economy, small business owners create jobs and help other even much more than government. The case is not about choice, it's important a new President to help to boost economy and understand the problems Americans have.

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