One of the co-founders of Home Depot was on a Forbes video. He's a millionaire and he said when they started in the 70's they really struggled. It was because of Reagan Republicans and Democrats that they were able to do what they did becoming successful and growing their stores and this was related to taxes. Not that he was unwilling to pay a little bit more but he made the point that policies punishing businesses don't help anyone either.
"“Perhaps one of the most important accomplishments of my administration has been minding my own business.”" — Calvin Coolidge