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Hmm...unfortunately this article states otherwise:

Big business declares war on tea party; Pledging to support GOP establishment

"There's no question that this month's government shutdown saga has been a spectacular failure," said David French, senior vice president and lobbyist at the National Retail Federation, whose members constitute the nation’s largest group of employers.

Retailers were particularly frustrated that the long-running feud and standoff between the parties - which has been postponed until early next year - threatens for the second year in a row to spoil the critical Christmas shopping season, when one-quarter of all U.S. retail purchases are made and an even larger share of retail profits are made.