When Profit Trumps Democracy – by Aidan Ricketts

How dare Metgasco seek taxpayers money from the government to ‘compensate’ them for their own poor business judgment? What an outrageous sense of entitlement it reveals. Whatever happened to the old idea that businesses made profits partly because they took risks. This insidious idea that speculative companies have some right to be compensated for democracy has to be resisted, and we should all call on the state government to stand strong and refuse to bargain with Metgasco.

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