quote: nor will they work in sweatshops to ensure competitive product pricing
quote: Considering that these "cheapass Americans" who could afford these products are already paying 25%+ in federal income taxes to support, above all things, entitlement programs - why exactly would they want to pay MORE money out of pocket to support these types of products when the workers at these plants are getting $60+/hr to sweet floors?
quote: Damn that industrial revolution that helped increase the standard of living for everyone in the United States. How dare those Americans refuse to be slave labor so you can afford a better car while not working as hard!
quote: but they have done a lot of good when it comes to raising workers' compensation standards in the past .
quote: The addition of the millions of healthy people in America to a national health care program would decrease average costs per person
quote: and would give everybody a sense of getting something for the money they put in.