Only in BizarroWorld:
Boucher plans small business seminarThis guy actually believes the government can create a favorable climate for small business to thrive. The same government that has done everything to make it more difficult for small business to even exist in this country. This the same guy who has voted in favor of every tax increase and every regulatory mandate on those same small businesses that has been set before him over the last quarter century. Every one.
Southwest Times Staff Report
Ninth District Congressman Rick Boucher will host a July conference to help inform Southwest Virginia business owners and entrepreneurs of resources available for business startup and development.
The workshop, entitled “Building our Local Economy in a Global Market,” will be held on Monday, July 19, at 9 a.m. at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon.
“Small businesses are at the core of our economy. These businesses are a wellspring of innovation, and they give strength and diversity to the economic foundation of communities throughout Southwest Virginia,” said Boucher. “For these reasons, creating a climate that is favorable to small business startups and providing resources and other assistance to those who aspire to be small business owners is an important part of our strategy for promoting economic growth throughout our region and an important part of the work of my Congressional office.”
He added, “The conference I am hosting on July 19 will provide ... [blah blah blah] [link]
It takes more than a seminar and boloney sandwich luncheon to make for a "favorable environment," pal. Maybe some day you'll come to realize that.