Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce http://wyso.org en Springfield Chamber reacts to Kasich's proposed budget http://wyso.org/post/springfield-chamber-reacts-kasichs-proposed-budget <p>Governor John Kasich released his $63 billion budget plan on Monday. The plan, which the governor is calling Jobs Budget 2.0 is set to have a profound effect on Springfield's economy.&nbsp;<br><br>Governor Kasich has proposed $1.4 billion in tax cuts over the next three years and $3 billion in sales tax revenues over the next two years.<br><br>Kasich wants to reduce the tax rate on most small businesses by 50 percent and cut the income tax rate by 20 percent over three years.The sales tax rate will also drop from 5.5 to 5 percent.<br> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 08:16:10 +0000 Wayne Baker 28616 at http://wyso.org Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce Holds Job Fair http://wyso.org/post/greater-springfield-chamber-commerce-holds-job-fair <p>Two new companies are coming to Springfield, one is an insurance firm and the other sells gift items.&nbsp; Between the two of them, hundreds of the jobs could be coming to Clark County.&nbsp; That&#39;s why the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce, along with the Workforce Development Center, is holding a job fair tomorrorw to connect job seekers with employers.</p> Wed, 01 Jun 2011 20:32:31 +0000 Wayne Baker 4524 at http://wyso.org