At the End of the Progressive Rainbow: Don’t Detroit America

October 11, 2013

Lee Habeeb & Mike Leven use the lesson of Detroit to warn us all:

We must tell the story of how jobs are created — and destroyed. And we must name names, point out the good guys and the bad guys. It wasn’t conservatives who betrayed the people of Detroit; it was that city’s liberal leaders, who made false promises to their own people; and the UAW, which drove auto plants south; and the public-employee unions, which treated that once-great city like an ATM, and kept withdrawing money until there was no more money left to withdraw.

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