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.
As this list shows, corruption is somewhat bipartisan, in case of the influence of United Technologies Corporation. In the current election cycle, however, the United Technologies PAC is giving two thirds of its money to Republican candidates, and just one third of its money to Democratic candidates.