If you live in the Columbus area are you are the least bit familiar with the restaurant scene here then you most assuredly know Liz Lessner. She’s the brains behind some of my favorite bars/restaurants in town like Tip Top and Dirty Franks downtown as well as Betty’s and Surly Girl in the short north area.

She’s also big on keeping her businesses socially and environmentally responsible so it didn’t surprise me at all to see her on Countdown this week smacking down Boehner and his plan to bring back the GOP policies that brought about the current financial crisis.

(Here’s a Link to the video on MSNBC)

Here we have a real small business owner whose businesses employ many central Ohioans – the kind of small business owner that the Republicans claim to want to help – supporting the President and dismissing the GOP.

I can’t wait to see Boehner’s response.