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This is a Fox Business small business report I'm Peter Barnes and Washington DC.
President Obama announces new task forces to help small companies win government contracts he also talks up Health Care Reform.
But first how bad -- entrepreneurs want mail on Saturdays.
How important is the US Postal Service to your business that's what the postal regulatory commission wants to know the Postal Service is considering eliminating Saturday delivery to help cut costs.
Stopping nail on Saturdays has been proposed before in the last thirty years but congress actually mandated six -- deliberate and 1983.
But declining mail volume you've got email instead.
An associated declining revenues have brought the proposal back to the top of the cost cutting list.
The postal regulatory commission wants to know if -- -- small business needs Saturday delivery.
You can voice your opinion by taking a survey at www.
An SBA dot bids and search for postal -- President Obama continued his White House to main street tour visiting businesses and Iowa Missouri and Illinois.
At a stop in Quincy Illinois the president discuss financial reform legislation that's finally made its way to the floor of the senate.
He also talked about Health Care Reform approved by congress and what it will mean for small businesses.
In a few years.
Millions of families and small business owners are gonna have more choice more competition you're -- -- that part of the same -- High quality.
Affordable care that member of the congress -- and you know that's going to be pretty good.
The president also announced the establishment up to task forces.
Focused on improving small business contract -- with federal agencies.
The first task force is charged with removing barriers faced by many small companies when they tried to contract with the federal government.
The second task force will work on veteran owned and service disabled veteran owned small business contracting.
The Commerce Department office of management and budget and Small Business Administration are all participating.
Recommendations by the task forces are expected on the president's desk within four months.
That's it for this edition of the Fox Business small business report I'm Peter Barnes and Washington.
Thanks for joining.
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