This was the week that Donald Trump promised would be dedicated to expanding manufacturing in the USA. Yesterday, however, the Trump White House advocated exactly the opposite. It took place at a White House news conference that you won’t see on television, because Press Secretary
Proper Cloth doesn’t admit that its outsourcing practices are cutting corners, of course. They prefer to use terms like “supply chain and logistics” and “streamline operations” to “deliver a better value” to refer to the way that they outsource work to foreign factories with sloppy standards.
When Virginia Foxx celebrates the move by Hanesbrands to become a publicly-traded corporation, she celebrates the replacement of American jobs with jobs overseas in countries that proudly call themselves “Communist” while actually engaging in the worst kind of corrupt capitalism.