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In strictly econ terms, I agree with you. It would be far better to lower the level of taxation/regulation for everybody, but I understand the political and psychological benefits of this... optics. He's letting world know there's a new sheriff in town.

In fairness, we don't know what he told Carrier about his plans to lower taxes/regulation for everybody either.

He's letting the world know that he is on board with crony capitalism.
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