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United Technologies Just Got More Lucrative Government Contracts After Offshoring Jobs To Mexico

Lori Wallach | Posted 04.26.2017 | Politics
Lori Wallach

United Technologies, the firm President Donald Trump spotlighted with his threat to punish companies offshoring jobs, is moving more than 1,000 of its...

Trump's Manufacturing Jobs Initiative Is Stacked With Off-Shorers

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 02.13.2017 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Whirlpool, the big appliance manufacturer, stressed in recent years its preference to make it in America. In 2013, it actually moved dishwasher manufa...

Donald Trump Attacks GM Over Chevy Cruze Production, Threatens Tax

Reuters | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.03.2017 | Politics

DETROIT/WASHINGTON, Jan 3 (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday blasted General Motors Co and threatened to impose a “big border ...

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...

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...

Bernie's Economic Platform -- Part II

Harlan Green | Posted 05.05.2017 | Business
Harlan Green

Businesses are still hiring, but mostly in the lower-paying service industries, as higher-paying manufacturing jobs continue to move overseas. So Bernie and The Donald are right in calling out U.S. corporations.

Mark Gongloff

In Defense Of Tax Perks

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 12.07.2012 | Business

There's probably no group of companies more alarmed about going over the "fiscal cliff" of tax increases and spending cuts due to take effect next mon...

Corporations' Plea for Climate Legislation Ignored

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

The need for the United States to lead by example through legislation has never been greater. Unfortunately, the need for change in Washington may have superseded that consideration.

United Technologies In $3 Billion Bid For Diebold

New York Times | Michael J. de la Merced | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The United Technologies Corporation made public on Sunday an unsolicited $3-billion bid for Diebold, one of the largest makers of automated teller mac...