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6,000 Jobs Already Lost After Obama’s Election

Posted By Daniel Greenfield On November 9, 2012 @ 11:53 am In The Point | 38 Comments

Welcome to the first days of the Obama Depression.

Elections have consequences. Electing a man who views the American economy as a vampire whose heart he is compelled to drive a stake through has consequences.

The Blaze lists some of the closures and staff cuts that have taken place in just a few days since the Welfare Election of 2012. Also known as “I Vote for Obama Cause Obama Give Me Free Stuff.”

Boeing Co. said Wednesday it plans to employ 30% fewer executives at its Boeing Defense, Space & Security unit by the end of 2012 compared to 2010 levels.

Energizer. The St. Louis-based company said Thursday that it expects to shed about 1,500 employees. When finished, the restructuring should lead to $200 million in pretax yearly savings

Research in Motion Ltd., the maker of BlackBerry smartphones, laid off about 200 people at its U.S. headquarters

Hawker Beechcraft. The company says 240 employees will lose their jobs with the closing of Hawker Beechcraft Services facilities in Little Rock, Ark.; Mesa, Ariz.; and San Antonio, Texas.

980 job cuts at U.S. Cellular, with 640 in the Chicago area, according to a spokeswoman

United Blood Services Gulf South region, the non-profit blood service provider for much of south Louisiana and Mississippi, will lay off approximately 10 percent of its workforce.

In its statement, UtahAmerican Energy blames the Obama administration for instituting policies that will close down “204 American coal-fired power plants by 2014″ and for drastically reducing the market for coal.

That’s only a partial list of course.

Obama’s coalition turned out to give us the Governments of Greece and France and that’s exactly what we’re going to have. The economy will be slashed and burned and companies will flee the country.

Free stuff. It’s damned expensive.


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