By James P. Hoffa, General President, International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Published In The Detroit News on September 12, 2012
The Greatest Generation won two World Wars, put a man on the moon, built the interstate highway system and created the most dynamic economy on earth.
Between 1946 and 1973, the U.S. economy was a powerhouse. The middle class grew strong and millions of Americans rose out of poverty. The words "Made in America" meant something — something the world envied.