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Why Are the Rich Still Enamored of Obama?

Michael1277 Wrote: Apr 22, 2012 9:48 AM
This is sort of like asking why the corner market owner is "enamored" with the Mafia Don. When your business can be propelled or destroyed by the stroke of a pen, it's best to be friends with the people holding that pen. Just look at Solyndra, where the well-connected investors were paid out of the bankruptcy before the taxpayers.
traitorbill Wrote: Apr 22, 2012 11:27 AM
The power to tax is the power to destroy.
oldnjal Wrote: Apr 22, 2012 10:02 AM
I think this is true. Small business people can not bear the financial strain and time devoted to fending off a challenge,(actually,an attack, in my mind) by the IRS or the office of some Czar.
And it is at the point that big business knows who to cuddle up with.

A question for the rich: if President Obama successfully breaks the backs of the working middle class, is that really good for you?

And how about this: if over half of your fellow Americans pay no income taxes and are quite happy to have you foot the bill for our wasteful bloated government, will that be good for your portfolios– or anybody else’s?

We’re less than seven months away from selecting either four more years of Barack Obama, or a new President named Mitt. At this point President Obama isn’t running on his track record, so much as...