A ruling from the Small Business Administration lifts the cap on federal contracts set aside for women-owned small businesses. Full story
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US President Barack Obama hugs a woman as he visits a Small Business Administration tent as he tours a FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in the aftremath of Storm Sandy on Staten Island in New York November 15, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGANMANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images