business confidence

Local government a hindrance, not help, CEOs say

More than 90 percent of Long Island CEOs think government does a poor to middling job of helping business, although more than half still think the region is a good to excellent place to soldier on in, according to a new survey. Sponsored by the LIA and conducted by the Siena College Research Institute, the survey suggests that seven in 10 business leaders believe the region’s high cost of living, traffic congestion and lack of…