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Crony Capitalism Gone Wild: Duke Energy CEO Backs President Obama

restoreliberty Wrote: Oct 03, 2012 11:59 AM
Do you simply not understand the words opt out? It means choice, you can choose to stay in the old system with limited benefit or you can choose to invest in private accounts. And if you are going to throw in random quotes then for integrity's sake you should source those quotes otherwise you appear to be just spewing demwitcrat propaganda talking points.

Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers sets a new standard for crony capitalism. While the vast majority of crony capitalists are pragmatic businessmen who pursue a partnership with President Obama for purely financial reasons, Rogers is a different breed.

Most CEOs are political agnostics and see cronyism as a shortcut to bypass the competitive free enterprise system to a pot of gold. These business executives walk a political tight rope, trying to balance the benefits of political favors against the risk of drawing media scrutiny and controversy of looting the public treasury.

For Jim Rogers, passion for progressive politics appears as...