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Old 11-19-2013, 06:25 PM   #7
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Manufacturing left Detroit for the new Motor City in Mexico. Labor is cheaper in Mexico by about $1,000 per car. Ross Perot warned it would happen.

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To those of you in the audience who are business people, pretty simple: If you're paying $12, $13, $14 an hour for factory workers and you can move your factory South of the border, pay a dollar an hour for labor, hire young -- let's assume you've been in business for a long time and you've got a mature work force -- pay a dollar an hour for your labor, have no health care -- that's the most expensive single element in making a car -- have no environmental controls, no pollution controls and no retirement, and you don't care about anything but making money, there will be a giant sucking sound going south.
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