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US Rep. Tim Ryan: Trump did not lift one finger to prevent auto plant closings

US, Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH)

“This President did not lift one finger. He’s got executive time all day. He spends time on Twitter. He does nothing but try to divide the country and start culture wars and behind the scene, the American worker is getting screwed by a company that got one of his tax cuts. I mean if you look at what happened to General Motors, they got the auto rescue package. Quite frankly, Mitt Romney was saying let Detroit go bankrupt and Democrats stuck their neck out.

They just got a huge tax cut to the tune of a 150 million dollars this year and then they turn around and cut 15,000 j0bs and the stock price goes up 6%, so all the executives are making a lot of money…”