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Why did GE ship thousands of jobs to China under the Obama Administration?

When the CEO of GE is Obamas Jobs czar even? I thought "liberals" hated it when China made stuff we sell in America? Is labor cheaper in China for GE ? Maybe Obama didn't want to bail GE out again? OR! Since they are mafia style folks in DC now- they probably asked China if they can borrow half a billion in return for creating jobs making our light bulbs- squiggly ones that are filled with poison.

Asked By: - 7/16/2012
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Democrats need to reintroduce their anti-outsourcing legislation that Republicans defeated in the Senate with their filibuster power... More
Answered By: tribeca_belle - 7/16/2012
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romney needs to bring this up. good point and i forgot about that this is not the only instance of obama outsourcing
Answered By: Henery Hawk - 7/16/2012
 
Huh?
Answered By: Rockefeller Republican - 7/16/2012
 
I not sure why Romney is not using that point or the fact that 30 billion of the stimulus went over seas to other countries while Obama intentionally cut jobs here.
Answered By: wtinc - 7/16/2012
 
They are one his his biggest donors so the dems give them a pass.
Answered By: Gay Obama - 7/16/2012
 
Gibberish.
Answered By: Joe Friday - 7/16/2012
 
You're wasting your time. Liberals don't want to hear anything about their beloved most holy Obamessiah -- in their eyes he can do no wrong and his $h!t doesn't stink. If it doesn't have anything to do with Romney or Bain Capitol, they make like Axel Foley in "Beverly Hills Cop... More
Answered By: Norm - 7/16/2012
 
And why GE in 2010 didn't pay ONE CENT in taxes on its $14.2 BILLION PROFIT in 2010... More
Answered By: BadWolf63 - 7/16/2012
 
"Why did GE ship thousands of jobs to China under the Obama Administration... More
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Answered By: thepewterguy - 7/16/2012
 
GE has not needed a bailout. Any work they have sent overseas is work that could be done cheaper there. Light bulbs are one of the least of GE's products, and all light bulbs have poison in them, even conventional ones. They are not made to be eaten
Answered By: fangtaiyang - 7/16/2012
 
because they're a company and that's what companies have been doing for the past 20 years... I don't like it... but Romney loves it... so I can't exactly vote for him...
Answered By: Dawn of the Zombie g - 7/16/2012
 
They did? Funny this. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-08-08/immelt-adds-technology-jobs-in-u-s-as-ge-shaves-outsourcing.html
Answered By: the optimist - 7/16/2012
 
GE is not running for President., Mitt Romney is. Last time I checked President Obama is not a CEO of GE. Where is your outrage at the airlines who fly half way across the planet to get their planes serviced?
Answered By: realistic girl - 7/16/2012
 
This thing about part of the money that GM got from Obama's bailout going to overseas factories needs to be brought up front and center also. Our tax dollars were used to save foreign jobs. And that fool wants to talk about outsourcing.
Answered By: Austerity! - 7/16/2012
 
It's a big corporation, interested in making lots of money. That's how capitalism works.
Answered By: yutsnark - 7/16/2012
 
Since your United States world viewed, you don't know outside the USA the world doesn't run on US date or time. All business, finance and industry outside the USA fully runs 24/7. Not 9-5 Monday to Friday and all closes down on Sundays for religion like in the United States. While your all praising mammon, or watching... More
Answered By: Riley - 7/16/2012
 
yes cos the labor is cheap there in china.
Answered By: Perla - 7/16/2012
 
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