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Tax breaks don't add to employment

Dear Editor,
To Edward Cross, president of Kansas Independent Oil & Gas Association, Topeka:
Thanks for the morning laugh (in reference to last Tuesday’s Public Forum.)
With Republicans holding the future of America hostage by threatening to not raising the debt ceiling, I needed one.
However, I trust an educated person such as yourself learned the following at whatever institution of higher learning you attended (hopefully not a for-profit, but that would explain everything):
Businesses do not create jobs based on tax breaks they receive.
Businesses hire new workers when they need to, and not before.
When the demand for ...

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