US Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) said (picture from here with Baltimore County Executive Jim Smith),
How about this:
We need government to get off the back of small businesses. They're already burdened enough by the tax code, paying taxes, and spending 7/8 of their company time trying to figure out government regulations or spending more time and money on a legal adviser. So much for the little guy: the big guy has more resources to figure out big government's mess.