Skip to comments.100 Workers Lose Jobs As Caterpillar Closes Plant In Owatonna (Minnesota)
Posted on 11/08/2012 10:47:44 PM PST by Arthurio
(ABC 6 News) -- An announcement by Caterpillar Inc. on Thursday will cost 100 employees their jobs. The world's leading manufacturer of Construction and Mining equipment will close its plant in Owatonna.
Workers we spoke with say their last day will be March 1st, 2013. Caterpillar Inc., or CAT, says the decision came as a response to weak demand for their forestry manufacturing equipment.
"These decisions are never easy ones to announce/ they're not easy to hear so we understand and regret that- that our employees and their families are forced with this announcement," says CAT spokesperson, Rachel Potts.
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Spread the pain. Cut off jobless benefits. Let the masses feel the consequences of Obama’s policies.
The Giant “Lady Part” has spoken. “No more job for you!!!”
Hope and change is a real bitch huh?
There will hardly be anyone left to tax by 2016.
HOORAY Caterpillar! Prepare. Persevere.
“The Giant Lady Part has spoken. No more job for you!!!”
They’ll need lots of free birth control because they’re going to get seriously screwed by Obama
More blue state economics at work. Thanks Odumbo!
It’s o.k., Al and Amy will continue “fighting” for the
middle class, as usual.