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Ross Spano Helps Gets ‘Boots to Business Bill’ for Veterans Through the House

When they brought out the bill, Spano pointed to the large number of veterans in Central Florida including more than 100,000 of them in Hillsborough County.

Ross Spano, Mark Green Talk About Veterans, Military Issues in Lakeland

Spano stressed the important role veterans play in Central Florida and talked about his efforts to help them on Capitol Hill.

Ross Spano Helps Get ‘Boots to Business’ Bill to the House Floor

A proposal with key support a freshman congressman from Florida to help veterans launch small businesses is gaining momentum on Capitol Hill and is now before the full U.S. House. 

Florida Congressman Wants ‘Boots to Business’ Training for Veterans Wanting to Own Businesses

While, the Small Business Administration (SBA) launched a “Boots to Business” program in 2013 with “which the SBA advises veterans, current active military personnel, spouses, and dependents on how to start their own small businesses,” Scheider’s and Spano’s bill would fully authorize the program.