And that is a gap between white entrepreneurs and black and Latino Entrepreneurs.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren said during Wednesday night’s Democrat debate in Las Vegas, Nevada, that Latino and black entrepreneurs are failing to start businesses at the same rate as their white counterparts.
The claim is false, according to data released last October from Congressional Joint Economic Committee Vice Chair New York City, Democratic Representative Carolyn Maloney, and Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chair Texas Representative Joaquin Castro.
Additionally, Yahoo News reports:
According to the U.S. Census, Asian-American-owned businesses have increased since 2007 by nearly 30%, to 1.9 million in 2012.