By James P. Hoffa, General President, International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Published In The Detroit News on August 8, 2012
Mitt Romney’s “plan for a stronger middle class” reads like a manifesto in the war on workers – for the other side.
It isn’t even a plan and it certainly won’t strengthen the middle class. It’s simply an outline of results that he wishes will happen: lower taxes for the wealthy, smaller government and weaker rights for workers. In other words, he wants to redistribute more income to the 1 percent.