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Jobs Still Going To Mexico As Trump's 100th Day Approaches

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 04.26.2017 | Politics

John Feltner might be the most famous factory worker in America. The Indianapolis Star wrote up his life story in February, and earlier this month he ...

6 Reasons Trump Is Too Weak To Save American Jobs

Les Leopold | Posted 03.07.2017 | Politics
Les Leopold

Rexnord of Indiana is moving to Mexico and rather viciously firing all of its 300 workers. This is happening all over our country. No more!— Donald ...

Workers Beg Governor To Save Their Jobs While Trump Meets With CEOs

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 02.23.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― After having no luck with President Donald Trump, Indiana factory workers on Thursday pleaded with their governor to stop their compani...

Donald Trump's Political Supporters Need To Hold Him To Account

Doug Bandow | Posted 12.30.2016 | Politics
Doug Bandow

Ironically, Trump's decision to not just politicize but penalize business decisions in response to market forces will discourage foreign investment, now about $3 trillion.

2017 Promises to be a Year of Unprecedented Risk

Daniel Wagner | Posted 12.17.2016 | World
Daniel Wagner

There is no denying that 2016 was a year filled with significant and tangible unanticipated events in the political, economic and security realms. Whe...

Forget Carrier: The Trump Administration Will So Pro-Business, Anti-Labor That "It Will Make Your Head Spin"

Terry Connelly | Posted 12.14.2016 | Business
Terry Connelly

Our 30th president, Calvin Coolidge, is often misquoted as opining flat out that "the business of America is business." The man who presided over the...

Is Trump's Carrier Deal a Good Plan for Good Jobs?

Teresa Ghilarducci | Posted 12.14.2016 | Politics
Teresa Ghilarducci

by Rick McGahey, former assistant secretary of labor, and Teresa Ghilarducci, economics professor at The New School for Social Research On December 8...

Here's The Real Problem With Donald Trump's Carrier Deal

The Huffington Post | Zach Carter | Posted 12.12.2016 | Politics

Donald Trump’s Carrier deal is dangerous. Not merely because the agreement undermines the rule of law or unilaterally reshapes the relationship betw...

Why Trump's Exaggeration About Carrier Jobs Matters

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 12.12.2016 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

This is important because the president-elect has made many promises to working people across this country.

Thy Hypocrisy Of Corporate Welfare: It's Bigger Than Trump

Les Leopold | Posted 12.09.2016 | Politics
Les Leopold

To paraphrase the famous Claude Raines line from Casablanca, “I am shocked—shocked—to find that corporate bribes are going on here!” Alarms ar...

Rexnord Workers Worry Trump's Feud With Union President Could Cost Jobs

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.08.2016 | Politics

John Feltner was working his shift as a machinist at the Rexnord ball bearings factory in Indianapolis Wednesday night when word spread that President...

The Media In the Trump Age: Why We Should Be Terrified

Andy Ostroy | Posted 12.08.2016 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Get ready America, we're about to enter unchartered waters in our 241-year history. Instead of a democracy with a free and open press, the United Stat...

Trump Attacks President Of Union That Represents Carrier Workers

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.08.2016 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump took a break Wednesday from preparing to lead the free world to write a nasty tweet about a guy in Indiana he saw on TV. ...

Donald Trump Said He Can Call Every Company Planning To Leave The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.07.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― President-elect Donald Trump has asked his chief of staff to get him a list of every American company that has plans to shift productio...

Trump's Carrier Deal Is Mildly Popular

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.07.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Nearly half of Americans believe President-elect Donald Trump has already stopped U.S. jobs from being shipped abroad. In a HuffPost/Y...

Donald Trump Slams Another Indiana Company Planning To Move Jobs Overseas

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 12.05.2016 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump blasted Rexnord Corporation on Friday night for planning to move some 300 manufacturing jobs at a ball bearings factory t...

Donald Trump Sold His Investment In Carrier’s Parent Company, Transition Team Says

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 12.02.2016 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump sold bonds issued by Carrier Corporation’s parent company, United Technologies, in January, according to Trump’s pres...

Before Donald Trump Made A Deal With Carrier, He Sued It

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 12.04.2016 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump is singing the praises of Carrier Corporation after brokering an agreement with the company to keep 800 domestic factory ...

Carrier's Workers Union Was Shut Out Of Negotiations Between Company And Trump

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.19.2016 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump tweeted on Thanksgiving Day that he was working to fulfill a campaign promise to save 1,400 jobs set to be eliminated fro...

A Plea To Electors

Leona Foxx | Posted 12.01.2016 | Politics
Leona Foxx

On my knees -- where I usually pray -- I plead with our electors to meet on December 15 and decide together how to vote for a U.S. President on Decemb...

Donald Trump Takes Victory Lap At Carrier Plant

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.03.2016 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday toured the Indiana factory that won’t be closing after he intervened to stop the company from shipping all ...

Bernie Sanders: Donald Trump 'Has Endangered' U.S. Jobs With Carrier Deal

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.03.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is not impressed by President-elect Donald Trump’s deal with Carrier Corp. to keep roughly 1,000 jobs at ...

Carrier To Keep Jobs In U.S. After 'Incentives' Offer

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 11.30.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON - United Technologies Corp’s Carrier unit said on Wednesday it got financial incentives from Indiana and a pledge from President-elect Do...

There's More Than One Indiana Company That Wants To Go To Mexico

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.02.2016 | Politics

In the wake of President-elect Donald Trump’s apparent success in persuading a big company not to close a U.S. factory, workers at another factory c...

Under Pressure From Trump, Company Says It Will Keep Workers In U.S.

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.01.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― A company that Donald Trump frequently bashed for planning to outsource 1,400 jobs to Mexico said Tuesday that it had decided to keep m...