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Labor Unions Kill the Twinkie and 18,000 Jobs

ruralholiday Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 2:01 AM
"Labor Unions Kill the Twinkie and 18,000 Jobs" I get it - Hostess is bankrupt so it's the union's fault! Wrong! Michelle Obama personally shut down hostess with her anti-choice, pro-health food campaign. Four... more... YEARS... !

Labor Unions have officially killed off the Twinkie. The company that makes the yummy treat announced today they will start to downsize operations (a.k.a. fire people) as a result of a long battle with union workers.

Hostess Brands Inc., the bankrupt maker of Twinkies and Wonder Bread, said it had sought court permission to go out of business after failing to get wage and benefit cuts from thousands of its striking bakery workers.

Hostess said a national strike by members of the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union that began last...

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