Jefferson plant will shut down

Jefferson plant will shut down

There are 3 comments on the Athens Banner-Herald story from Mar 18, 2009, titled Jefferson plant will shut down. In it, Athens Banner-Herald reports that:

Caterpillar Inc.'s plant near Jefferson will close by the end of June, leaving its 89 employees without jobs, according to plans the heavy equipment manufacturer announced Tuesday.

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brian

Carnesville, GA

#1 Mar 23, 2009
Just more of people losing their jobs because of jobs being outsourced to CHINA!!!!
go figure

AOL

#2 Mar 23, 2009
brian wrote:
Just more of people losing their jobs because of jobs being outsourced to CHINA!!!!
_______You are correct .. BUT .. They turned their back on America 50 years ago when they went into business with JAPAN. Now they are stabbing Japan in the back and dealing with China.
hgfrty

Crawford, GA

#3 Mar 26, 2009
You will see more jobs lost in this country because manufactures cannot compete with overseas labor market,,its all about the cheapest to make more profit,,,GREED,,,GREED,,,GREED ..who cares if you have to suffer without a job,,I GOT MINE mentality will perservere...God help us all!!!

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