Auto manufacturing is back in America – especially in Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania because President Obama made the politically risky decision to bailout the auto industry after bailing out the banks. It was a decision that worked. Obama was right, Romney was wrong. So Romney is now in full lying mode. He is trying to retroactively re-write the wrongs in his writings.
Yes, it’s great that all turned out well for the auto workers, but it is absolutely horrendous to know that the American taxpayers via President Obama’s actions could have been left standing for billions of dollars – and still might.
Mitt Romney and Bain Capital purchased a factory in China that took on the demand from outsourcing from other US companies. So they profited by increasing profits from companies they owned by shipping jobs overseas and they profited from other companies shipping jobs overseas by doing the work that used to be done in cities and towns across America.
Paul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.
Mitt Romney’s contortions to differentiate offshoring from outsourcing don’t matter to those who lost their jobs because of it.
If you want to hear what economic recovery sounds like, listen closely. It’s the din of machinery pressing out steel parts is sweet music to the employees of a Blaine metal stamping plant.
Some problems at a manufacturing company in New Hope had employees complaining of irritated eyes and throats.
Minnesota exports set a first-quarter record with $4.8 billion in goods shipped out of the state.
Toro Co. said Thursday it plans to build an irrigation products facility in Romania to give it greater access to the Eastern European market.