As if on cue after saying some rather unintelligent things on Sunday, Teamsters union boss Jimmy Hoffa wasted no time saying some unkind things on Monday about political opponents and invoking some of the most martial rhetoric we’ve had in this nascent presidential campaign season. He said them from the same podium Obama spoke from 20 minutes later. I’ll not quote them—we try to ... More
Behold the reason there are no jobs: imported wood on Gibson guitars.
It’s no wonder unions are falling in influence and respect in this country when they’re led by people like James Hoffa. On CNN’s States of the Union show yesterday he said a number of things that belie a basic ignorance about how jobs actually are created.
A few items:
1) He suggested that American companies ha... More