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Entries by Dave Johnson from 10/2012

Jobs Are for We, the People; Budget Cuts Are for the Billionaires -- Who Will Prevail?

| Posted 10.01.2012 | Business

The deficit hysteria and the "fiscal cliff" are all about cutting government and the things We, the People do for each other, so that the billionaires can have more.

Blocking Bain Trucks to Save Jobs in Freeport

| Posted 10.03.2012 | Business

Bain Capital is closing a Sensata factory in Freeport, Illinois, to move the jobs and work to China. The workers are camped out in a tent city they have named "Bainport." They are asking Mitt Romney to show that he means what he says about jobs and China by helping them keep their jobs.

So DO Tax Cuts Create Jobs?

| Posted 10.05.2012 | Business

In Wednesday's debate Mitt Romney repeated his claim that cutting individual and corporate income taxes creates jobs. But when you look at what actually happened, the periods when we had the highest tax rates were the periods we had the greatest job and economic growth.

Is This Why Romney Won't Talk to Sensata Workers Whose Jobs Are Being Shipped to China?

| Posted 10.10.2012 | Business

On the campaign trail Romney says we shouldn't ship jobs to China and should "crack down" on China trade problems. But he refuses to help or even meet with the Sensata workers whose jobs are being shipped to China right now.

Here Is What Is Happening With #Sensata

| Posted 10.15.2012 | Business

This is an opportunity for Romney to show the public that he actually means it when he says he wants to do something about companies sending jobs to China.

Why Voters Need to Know About #Sensata

| Posted 10.26.2012 | Politics

Right now a company named Sensata is moving equipment out of a factory in Freeport, Ill., and shipping it to a factory in China. Sensata will be layi...