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Florida billionaire warns employees
about voting for Obama, says
he may have to fire them if the
president is re-elected

New York Daily News, by Meena Hart Duerson

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Posted By:Photoonist, 10/10/2012 10:09:04 PM

A flashy Florida billionaire dubbed the "King of Versailles” says he’s willing to step away from his kingdom - a massive timeshare company - if Obama is re-elected, and warned his employees they should fear for their jobs if the president wins in November. In an email sent to all 7,000 of his employees at Westgate Resorts, David Siegel suggested his staff may want to think twice about voting for Obama if they want to keep their jobs. “In spite of all of the challenges we have faced, the good news is this: The economy doesn't currently pose a threat

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Truth is truth. Small businessmen across the country should share their fears with their employees. Four more years of 0bama makes business expansion and raises impossible and even continuing as is questionable. Call it grass roots truth on unemployment.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: zaphod, 10/10/2012 10:39:03 PM     (No. 8924485)

John Galt redux

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Reply 2 - Posted by: chance_232, 10/10/2012 10:43:07 PM     (No. 8924492)

After Obama was elected, I realized that half my staff had bought into the hope and change stchick and had no clue how business, the economy work or how taxes affect business and how all of it tied into their paychecks. I'll never forget the dawning of realization when I explained that EVERY dollar that a business has, it got from a CUSTOMER.

Listen up folks! Corporate America has a responsibility to educate their employees concerning the facts of life, i.e. business, economics, regulation and business taxes

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 10/10/2012 11:02:43 PM     (No. 8924514)

#2, a lot of employees still don't realize that their money comes from customers. Just notice how you're treated in most retail transactions.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: steph_gray, 10/10/2012 11:04:09 PM     (No. 8924515)

#2 and #3 - Kind of the same way "entitled" gummint hacks don't know their salaries come from us in taxes.

Love Siegel! He's a hero.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: 4freedom, 10/10/2012 11:08:11 PM     (No. 8924520)

Steve Wynn (Wynn Vegas) had some choice words for Barry also.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: RoseOfTexas, 10/10/2012 11:32:41 PM     (No. 8924565)

That took a lot of courage. What would take even more courage, & what I doubt I will ever hear of, would be the head of a company whose clients are other businesses telling their clients the truth about what will happen if they keep donating to Democrats.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 10/11/2012 12:32:51 AM     (No. 8924637)

Siegal probably said Sue me. I have enough money to pay it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: doctor P, 10/11/2012 8:56:56 AM     (No. 8925187)

The WARN Act requires bosses to give 60 days notice to employees who face losing their jobs.

Somehow I don't see the Obama administration giving this boss the same legal immunity as the defense contractors who face the prospect of massive layoffs due to the fiscal crisis.

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