An excellent albeit lengthy write-up about why there are no jobs.
A long time ago George McGovern ran into blue state Connecticut and his business failed. He explains why here.
From “A Politician’s Dream Is a Businessman’s Nightmare”, by George McGovern, WSJ, June 1992:
In 1988, I invested most of the earnings from this lecture circuit acquiring the leasehold on Connecticut’s Stratford Inn. … In retrospect, I wish I had known more about the hazards and difficulties of such a business, especially during a recession of the kind that hit New England just as I was acquiring the inn’s 43-year leasehold. I also wish that during the years I was in public office, I had had this firsthand experience about the difficulties business people face every day. That knowledge would have made me a better U.S. senator and a more understanding presidential contender.
Today we are much closer to a general acknowledgment that government must encourage business to expand and…
View original post 3,667 more words