Sunday 29 June 2003

Frankly, they don't give a stuff

The Lib/Lab administration is constantly telling us how much it supports Scottish business. But not everyone agrees. Additional red tape is playing havoc with the construction industry:
"The politicians kept telling us before the election that they were interested in promoting the economy and entrepreneurialism," said Tennant. "But when it comes down to it they don’t give a stuff."
Tennant's conservatory and windows company has had to "lay off nearly half its workforce" as a result of new regulations. The truth is that the governing regime hates the private sector and will do anything to harm it. What other conclusion can we draw?