Nothing is more predictable than the insertion of the Great GOP Myth that Republicans protect the interests of SMALL businesses into any political campaign. First, let's deal with some small business FACTS.
As of 2007 there were 27,757,676 firms in this country. 21,708,021 of these were non-payroll companies. 6,049,655 were firms with payrolls. The firms operated 29,413,039 establishments. The firms with payrolls operated 7,705,018 establishments.