Dems To Business: `We Love You, Yes We Do...'

Democrats promise business that they will be moderate

For months, as Bob Dole's Presidential campaign floundered, business executives were able to console themselves with the belief that Congress would remain in GOP hands. No more. With polls showing the Democrats in striking distance of recapturing the House--and maybe the Senate--new gloom is settling over CEO-land. "The big-government people could be back in control," frets Roland S. Boreham Jr., head of Baldor Electric Co., a Fort Smith (Ark.) maker of electric motors with annual sales of $473 million.

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