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Off Shoring

Relational Leadership: Where Relationships Lead and Capital Follows

Robert Hall | Posted 08.25.2014 | Business
Robert Hall

We have transient customers, served by transient employees, working for transient leaders, owned by transient shareholders. Disengagement is overpowering today's leaders.

Sensata: The Reason Romney's Wrong for America

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Romney brags about being a businessman. That's what he is, all right, a used car salesman peddling America an economic lemon. The country can't afford four years under a President who claims he'll create 12 million jobs but won't lift a finger to save 170 in Freeport.

What the Candidates Should Do About U.S. Manufacturing

Gilbert B. Kaplan | Posted 09.17.2012 | Business
Gilbert B. Kaplan

It is critical to remember that we do not operate in a vacuum; we are in an international competition for manufacturing market share. Other countries engage in competitive efforts to attract manufacturing, whether it consists of our own, or their own, companies.

Romney's Independence Day Advice: Buy Foreign

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 09.01.2012 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

On this Independence Day, demonstrate patriotic pride by deliberately buying American. Search for that "Made in USA" label. Pick the product that will create American jobs, the one that is an investment in an American company and the American economy.

Lazy Is Not Our Problem

Sen. Fritz Hollings | Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics
Sen. Fritz Hollings

Instead of making our tax laws competitive, President Obama continues the tax benefit to off-shore or get rid of jobs. Instead of enforcing our trade laws, like he is sworn to do, the president ignores them.

The Grand Charade

Sen. Fritz Hollings | Posted 08.08.2011 | Politics
Sen. Fritz Hollings

Don't give us a long-term plan for future Congresses to pay the debt. Start paying it. Cut out the politics and replace the corporate tax with a 6% VAT. Cut spending and start paying for government.

General Electric Leading the Way to Avoid Taxes by Off Shoring

Wendy N. Powell | Posted 06.12.2011 | Business
Wendy N. Powell

It's no secret that General Electric (GE) has avoided paying any taxes this year. GE made $14.2 billion but paid zero taxes in 2010. It infuriates mos...

U.S. Is in a Trade War, Whether It Likes It or Not

Sen. Fritz Hollings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sen. Fritz Hollings

China has a plan and follows its plan, while the Council on Foreign Relations and the Pentagon wait for China to collapse in chaos. China's not the problem. Washington has to stop waiting and whining and get into the trade war.

No Fluke: Republicans Support Off-Shoring Jobs

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Every Republican in the Senate voted against the Act. They voted to continue forcing Americans to give tax breaks to corporations that ship jobs overseas during the worst recession since the Great Depression.

Play War -- Play Governing

Sen. Fritz Hollings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sen. Fritz Hollings

Obama seems to think that the U.S. with its high standard of living, just has to hunker down and adjust its labor, safety, and environmental regulations downward to meet global competition. Nonsense!

Our Jobless Recovery Is Too Slow! More "Stimulus" Spending Isn't the Answer!

Kenneth N. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kenneth N. Davis

The seriousness of the lagging jobs recovery and our ballooning trade debt demand that strong corrective action be taken now as a top priority.

Q and A with Peter Navarro: Macroeconomic Expert and Best-Selling Author on China

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Why does the U.S. put up with unfair trade with China?

America's Choice: Destruction or Construction

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

America is suffering. She is, however, afflicted with an avoidable condition she brought on herself, like a hangover. Only this one's interminable and internationally contagious.