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Ehrlich's hypothetical arguments don't ring true [Letter]

Ehrlich's hypothetical arguments don't ring true [Letter]

I am grateful to columnist Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. for bringing to my attention the deplorable conditions inflicted on entrepreneurs by President Barack Obama ("Building a business is bad under Obama," May11).

I admit to being a bit surprised that such oppression of job creators persists with the stock market hitting records on a regular basis — but there you go.

Of course, much of Mr. Ehrlich's discussion was hypothetical. An admirable, hypothetical entrepreneur with a good idea and hard work starts a viable business. Growing and expanding a list of customers,...