You now have a chance to voice your opinion on how the government is helping or hurting your small business.

Congressman Jeff Landry says the new "Open Mic" interactive website gives you the chance to communicate directly with the House Small Business Committee. Landry says the forum encourages blog-type comments and testimonials from small business owners across the country concerning government policies, and allows participants to comment on Committee news, legislation, hearing information, and stories that relate to small business growth and development. He says those comments will be used by the Committee. Go to for more information.