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AmericaBlog is reporting Tennessee bill HB600/SB632, a law that will repeal all non-discrimination ...
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 116 comments on Mon May 23, 2011 at 05:03 PM PDT with 147 Recommends
by Scott Wooledge
Comment Count 60 comments on Sat May 21, 2011 at 10:30 AM PDT with 126 Recommends
Last Thursday, I posted a first call to action diary in response to this email I received from Richard L. Trumka, President of the AFL-CIO with an action petition: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2010/
by ImpeachKingBushII
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Feb 24, 2010 at 02:07 PM PST with 43 Recommends
Core Systems LLC in Painesville Ohio is laying off 400 people and ceasing operations at that plant after Whirlpool dropped them as a major supplier without notice. The company which made molded ...
by OHdog
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Feb 23, 2013 at 08:34 AM PST with 35 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. Across the Ohio River from Kentucky in Indiana is the city of Evansville.
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 55 comments on Fri Feb 19, 2010 at 08:33 AM PST with 34 Recommends
Just a week ago I had the honor of being in Mt. Vernon, Indiana for a major protest against the closing of a large Whirlpool factory that had employed 1200 people so they could move the work to ...
by Stewart Acuff
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue Jul 06, 2010 at 05:06 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Rev. Edward Pinkney (Photo by Dorothy Pinkney) Rev Pinkney’s appeal hearing is on Feb 24th. Please sign the petition and join the boycott against Whirlpool . As reports escalate of police ...
by PDA
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2015 at 12:10 PM PST with 30 Recommends
In an internal newsletter at Whirlpool Corp.'s Evansville, Ind., plant, Paul Coburn, vice president of Whirlpool's Evansville Division, says the decision to close the plant and kill 1,100 jobs will ...
by Tula Connell
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Feb 25, 2010 at 06:19 AM PST with 27 Recommends
In the middle of this terrible jobs crisis Whirlpool is closing a factory in the US ...
by davej
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Mar 02, 2010 at 05:23 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Over at Hillbilly Report, we have been following the Whirlpool plant closing in Evansville, Indiana. This ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Feb 27, 2010 at 08:32 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Leading off , one of the most important ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat Nov 05, 2011 at 06:00 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Want to know who's killing American jobs? An insider at the highest echelons of global industry just fingered the culprit. Even though his company's profits more than doubled, he was forced to close ...
by John Wesley Harding
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Nov 08, 2011 at 10:03 AM PST with 18 Recommends
The numbers are outrageous, sickening even. How can anyone stand to look at them? Since 2000, the U.S. has ...
by Mike Elk
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Mar 03, 2010 at 12:22 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Moments ago, I just got this email from Richard L. Trumka, President of the AFL-CIO with an action petition. This is the price of FREE TRADE. And I've been saying for years, that nothing about so-...
by ImpeachKingBushII
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Feb 18, 2010 at 01:47 PM PST with 17 Recommends
A story of a consumer, an appliance and a giant corporation, to wit: WHR , as the $11 billion global appliance manufacturer is known on Wall Street. It was a dark and stormy night. Suddenly the ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Aug 12, 2014 at 02:44 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Reading stories by Rural Democrat and RDemocrat about the lack of media attention to the Whirlpool Rally to protest the outsourcing of more American jobs even though it was well attended and ...
by ahumbleopinion
Comment Count 30 comments on Sun Feb 28, 2010 at 08:06 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Foreign refrigerator manufacturers who used subsidies to sell appliances in the U.S. below market rates have been hit by the U.S. Commerce Dept. with anti-dumping duties : The United States on ...
by The Anomaly
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Mar 21, 2012 at 08:05 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Did anyone else catch 60 Minutes last night? The focus was on Newton, Iowa. Once upon a time, Newton was a company town. Maytag had its headquarters and operations (employing 2500 people) ...
by TheGreatLeapForward
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Nov 01, 2010 at 07:35 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
In this diary from earlier in the week I detailed how Whirlpool is a profitable company that has taken ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Feb 24, 2010 at 08:38 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Former U.S. Senator from North Carolina and perennial Presidential Candidate John Edwards needs to come clean to the folks in Iowa. It's just the right thing to do. A 527 group, callling itself ...
by VeniceDave
Comment Count 155 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2007 at 09:11 AM PST with 6 Recommends