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Business Executives at White House: Save Us! Raise Their Taxes!

Mark1369 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 6:58 AM
Don't forget that the agency has to make decisions on labor, how many to hire, what wages, vacation days hours, and other factors to draw workers to your industry. You write a dream where all these decisions are made accurately and simply but there is no system other than a Capitalist system with adequate competition that can provide products consumers want in the quantity they want it and at the price they are willing to pay.

Don’t worry, folks. All is well.

Barack Obama “gets” it.

"The president gets it," says the chief executive officer and chairman of Honeywell, in a Reuters article.

“David Cote, chief executive and chairman of Honeywell,” says Reuters, “told reporters that Obama understood a combination of tax measures and reforms of social programs will be necessary to address the so-called fiscal cliff and beyond that, the deficit.”

I’m really glad that Obama met with business leaders to straighten out that pesky “tax” thing that the rest of us have been so confused about. I’m equally comforted that the major wire services...