Small businesses are considered the backbone of the United States’ economy. Broad legislation is sure to have an impact on these scrappy companies and it is crucial to find a minimum wage balance that small businesses can afford, while giving workers a livable income. LUCID Public Relations, who represents entrepreneurs and start-ups, has seen this topic widely effect its clients. LUCID’s CEO, Jonathan Franks, appeared on HuffPost Live alongside Oregon Labor Commissioner, Brad Avakian, this week to discuss the impact public policy has on small businesses. Take a look!