When a business can't make a profit from their sevices or manufacturing, they can't pay their employees. Profits are needed to satisfy the sharholders and must come from somewhere. Downsizing and shutting factories down is a major step only after other cost reduction methods are executed.
With the explosive rate of fuel/energy costs, the explosive rate of insurance and medical care costs, what is a business to do? Operate in the red and pay employees simply to lose money?
This decision has NOTHING to do with the governor. You're speaking of the aftermath of the fundamental problem. It has more to do with the man that has been at the helm of this country for the past 4 years! Just to remind you and the rest of the readers, it is not ANY better than it was when he started. It is NOT going to get any better and prepare yourself for a ride like you've never experienced before! This is only the beginning!
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