This article originally appeared on NerdWallet.com. It is re-published here with permission.
By Cindy Yang, Nerdwallet.com
Is America no longer an entrepreneurial country? Or are such fears overblown?
Over the past several years, the U.S. private sector has endured a regulatory frenzy with new rules popping up that more often than not seem to throw the baby out with the bath water.
A Q&A session with Utah Gov. Gary Herbert, Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake City Chamber of Commerce, and John McKernan, president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
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AUSTIN- This city's large and dynamic homeschooling community may be one of the key drivers of the city's ed-tech startups.