...which is why Obama tried so hard to destroy American business. Prosperous people don't need government handouts. But these people do:
Illinois Policy: "Illinoisans are struggling under the highest property taxes in the nation, a declining population and the nation’s worst income growth, but one group is still doing pretty well – government workers. According to OpenTheBooks.com, Illinois has 63,000 public employees making more than $100,000, costing taxpayers $10 billion. These government workers range from auto pound supervisors to corrections nurses to junior college presidents and more. One of the most lucrative government fields is that of village and city managers, many of whom out-earn every U.S. governor.".......
The Free Beacon: "Optimism for small-business owners about their business situation is at the highest level seen in a decade, according to a poll from Gallup. ...
"Gallup's job creation index has been at or near its highest point over the past five months since Gallup began tracking the measure in 2008," the poll states. "This comes as the U.S. unemployment rate and underemployment in June—the last month for which government data are available—remain low."
Business owners said their top challenge was government policies such as taxes and regulations.
"Owners in previous research expressed optimism that the new presidential administration would help them address these concerns—including taxes and the burden of government," Gallup states. "So far, the trend data on the open-ended most-important-challenge question do not show an appreciable decrease in those citing government as their greatest challenge.".......
|"The myth of socialism is far stronger than the reality of capitalism. |
That is because capitalism is not really an 'ism' at all.
It is what people do if you leave them alone." --Arnold Beichmen