Welcome to a new segment on our Inc. Uncensored podcast: Serious Business, where we debate the hottest topics at the intersection of policy and business.

On the second edition of Serious Business, Inc. editor Jim Ledbetter and Fusion senior editor Felix Salmon debate whether government should give subsidies to small businesses in order to help boost job growth. Ledbetter says yes and Salmon says no. Find out why in the episode above. Who won the debate? Let us know at uncensored@inc.com.

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