Never, ever has business been faced with a modest tax or regulation that wasn't the end of the world, a job destroyer, a reason to pack up and move to Mumbai.
Case in point: Thursday's whinefest in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel about the sick day referendum
Curiously, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel failed to look at the impact of sick day mandates in other cities -- a very odd oversight. And what would it have found in San Francisco? That a similar mandate didn't hurt job creation -- despite the objections of the business community before it passed.