3) Obamacare contains nearly three thousand pages of law governing U.S. employers (not global employers). Compliance with Obamacare will drive up the costs for every paycheck signer in the nation. The mandate has changed the thinking patterns regarding the hiring a full time employees. Despite the uninformed denial of its supporters, the overhang of Obamacare is keeping us stuck in the economic mud.
5) Public policy is trying to make it impossible to maintain and enhance the productive capabilities of coal fired electric plants that produce electricity at a reasonable price. The fiasco involving the Four Corners power plants are a perfect example.
6) Those who are insisting on replacing efficient power plants with unreliable solar and wind at 7 times the cost are in control of policy. New Mexicans are going to pay more for electricity and face more rolling blackouts.
7) The Dodd-Frank law contains two thousand pages of financial system regulations and rules that place government in charge of virtually all lending and credit operations. The result has been a slower and more sluggish credit approval process that is slowing job creation. Read full column here: News New Mexico