Op-ed | Protect small business from unintended consequences of bad legislation

As a small business owner, I work every day to keep my business up and running — and thriving. I own DA SPOT, a unique retail space featuring more than 100 creative brands by people of color.

Running a small business is beyond rewarding, but it has its difficulties, too. Small business owners have to juggle so many challenges, from managing our books and making rent to creating meaningful, lasting bonds with our customers and the people in our communities.