The Secretary of State office is the front door to doing business in Missouri. As a former small business owner, Scott knows the difficulties of dealing with business registrations and licensing. Over 80% of the jobs in Missouri are created by small businesses, and Scott will work to maximize all filings online, to speed up and make simple the business registration process in Missouri.
Government should not delay business owners from starting and expanding so as to hire more Missouri workers. Having a state of the art, streamlined process to get businesses up and running will help turn this economy around and get more Missouri families back to work.