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Ruud receives tops marks from NFIB for small business record

State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, received a perfect 100 percent ranking from the National Federation of Independent Business for her support of Minnesota's small business owners and employees.

State Sen. Carrie Ruud, R-Breezy Point, received a perfect 100 percent ranking from the National Federation of Independent Business for her support of Minnesota's small business owners and employees.

NFIB announced the rankings as part of their 2017-18 legislative scorecard, which tracks legislators' votes on a list of bills affecting small businesses, including taxes, health insurance, legal issues and more. The scorecard is available at www.nfib.com/assets/MINNESOTA2018_Voting_record.pdf .

"I am honored to receive this distinction from the National Federation of Independent Business," Ruud stated in a news release. "I am proud of the many small and family-owned businesses we have across our district. Our small businesses need certainty and stability, and by advocating for their interests, we can further strengthen our state and local economies and improve the lives of all residents who call Minnesota home."

NFIB is the voice of small business, advocating on behalf of America's small and independent business owners, both in Washington, D.C., and in all 50 state capitols. NFIB is nonprofit, nonpartisan and member-driven. Since the group's founding in 1943, NFIB has been exclusively dedicated to small and independent businesses and remains so today.

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