Originally Posted by lstowell
Easily handled, just say "No, eh" and I'm sure there will be folks with abandoned manufacturing plants in the USofA that might be willing to invest in some jobs for their local areas.
This has gotten so warped it is insane. Companies are making decisions based on what they can get for tax breaks, and not on how they can make awesome products that people want - with a team that wants to make them and make them better..
and our elected leaders have, at best, a "next election" horizon.
There is a book "Metal Fatigue: American Bosch and the Demise of Metalworking in the Connecticut River Valley" which talks about this "give me a free plant" mentality (and a lot of other things) long before most of us would think it was going on..