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Response to Richardo (Original post)

Tue Jan 3, 2012, 04:29 PM

4. it`s actually picking up a bit where i live BUT...

there has to be at least 2000 jobs to break even for the last 6-7 yrs.

we have lost at least 20,000 good paying permanent union jobs in the last 30 yrs. we used to be one of the largest producers of nuts and bolts,stamped steel hardware,several other large manufacturing plants,and a steel mill with the largest melt furnaces in the usa. our steel and it`s products built this country and the only thing that is left is the melt furnaces and one rolling mill and the rest are empty buildings and level land.

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