Reaping what they sow for American business

Really nice column today by Stephen Pearlstein on just what American businesses may be able to expect should the Republicans who they are so strongly supporting in the election manage to win a majority in the House and Senate.  This paragraph rocks:

Here is the hard political reality: You can’t expect to support and finance political candidates who preach that government is menacing and wasteful, that public employees are incompetent and corrupt, that taxes are always too high and destroy jobs, and then turn around and expect that the government will respond to your demands to hold down the cost of health care, or fund basic research, or provide good schools, efficient courts and reliable transportation systems.

About Steve Greene
Professor of Political Science at NC State http://faculty.chass.ncsu.edu/shgreene

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