"I’ve never believed that government’s role is to create jobs or prosperity....
I believe it’s the drive and the ingenuity of our entrepreneurs, our small
businesses; the skill and dedication of our workers - that’s made us the
wealthiest nation on Earth. I believe it’s the private sector that must be the
main engine for our recovery."
He, a Democratic president, gets the private sector in a way in which Labour politicians in this country don't. And probably never will. Apart from Blair.