what does hostess have to do with bigger government. hostess may have acquired smaller companies with pension plans. you believe that people who invest in their future and retirement is big government?Oh, republicans, you are so mean, we are so dependent upon the government because of our intellectually impaired genetic makeup, oh republicans, we can't take care of ourselves, we need bigger government, we need more taxes, its our drug, oh repubicans, give us more drugs, sex change operations, oblamer phones, food stamps, or else we will die of bored starvation, oh repubs, please take care of us, we can't do it ourselves, oh Bush, you are a repub, help us, put the tax needle back into the arm of working Americans, please, we need more, gotta have it, these withdraw pains are too much to bear,
you do know what a pension plan is, don't you? it's something an employee usually contributes to along with the employer. if the company files bankruptcy, the employees then lose their pension that they may have paid into for years. like enron did to it's workers and then giving their execs big bonuses.