This story demonstrates the lack of understanding liberals have regarding the economy. Siegel says that if taxes increase, he’d be forced to fire people. But he never directly ties Obama’s re-election to firing. Only the taxes he would be more likely to levy.
After making headlines earlier this year for threatening employees not to vote for President Obama or they may lose their jobs, Westgate Resorts CEO David Siegel actually handed out raises after the election. In this interview, Siegel claims that he never said he was going to fire anyone if President Obama was re-elected.