So how does this make her a parasite:
Narrative: Much of the Pelosi family wealth is held by her husband, Paul, including commercial property in San Francisco valued at $5 million to $25 million. He's also a limited partner in residential real estate in Sacramento, valued at $5 million to $25 million, and he is a limited partner in Sacramento Mountain Lions, a team in the United Football League, which is valued at $5 million to $25 million. He listed 20 separate transactions that involved investments in the league as well as the team. Those investments totalled between $2.6 million and $5.2 million. Major sources of income attributed to her husband include $1 million to $5 million in capital gains from the sale of stock in Apple Inc., and $100,000 to $1 million from an investment in a resort in Rutherford, California.
Businesses will take chances in markets they believe will work for them, BUT they need some cost certainties to take that plunge. So much is up in the air about what their overhead costs will be (taxes, Obamacare, economic conditions, housing, etc) if Obama wins again next year.
Future waters haven't been this merky since the Puritans got off the boat.
This has been happening since Reagan was in office and especially got worse under Bush, the junior. Obama's done nothing to make it better, sure. But you're just so filled with rage toward him, that you're trying to blame him for a problem that started when he was a teenager.
Critical Thought hits the nail on the head with this
Economic treason it is. Nothing else short of it.The super rich of this country are not Americans. They belong to a very different international community and they have no loyalties to our country.
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers