Source: POLITICO - Link
“The political desire to use wedge issues to divide — which used to be fringe in the GOP — has become mainstream,” Sonnenfeld says. “That is 100 percent at variance with what the business community wants. And that is a million times more important to them than how many dollars of taxes are paid here or there.”
An economy thrives when things are predictable. The spanner throwing that the right-wing (or lefties for that matter) engage in makes the landscape threatening. Businesses proceed cautiously. The increase in wing activity is detrimental to capitalism.