National election polls today show the Presidential candidates neck-and-neck, but among small business owners Mitt Romney has a clear lead.
Just under half of small business owners surveyed by Yahoo! Small Business Advisor this month said that if they voted now, their choice for President would be Governor Romney. Only 35 percent said they would re-elect President Barack Obama. Among all small business voters surveyed, business issues, and especially healthcare reform, will be a priority at the polls.
Yahoo! and IpsosMediaCT conducted the third quarterly online election survey of 250 owners of businesses with up to 100 employees from June 20 – July 2. The national survey polled only full or partial owners who intend to vote in November, and sought input mostly from experienced business owners: more than 60 percent of respondents have been in business for more than five years, and 66 percent represented traditional service or local storefront businesses, as opposed to onlineRead More »from Romney leads with small business owners as healthcare issue splits parties