Oh my goodness. First the market fell hard the day after Obama’s re-election. And then the layoff announcements. One after another, after another, after another. It hasn’t even been three bloody days since the election.
Democrats have always spun the tall tale that taxes and restrictive regulation don’t effect business — or employment. Unfortunately, the glazed-over fools buy into the lie. How many people do you think are going to be effected by these layoffs?
It is official, crusaders, the carnage has begun. And it’s getting scary.
List of companies that have announced layoffs since the election:
Energizer / Westinghouse / Research in Motion Limited / Lightyear Network Solutions
Providence Journal / Hawker Beechcraft / Boeing / CVPH Medical Center / US Cellular
Momentive Performance Materials / Rocketdyne / Brake Parts / Vestas Wind Systems
Husqvarna / Center for Hospice New York / Bristol-Meyers / OCE North America
Darden Restaurants / West Ridge Mine / United Blood Services Gulf
Here are some of the business closings that were announced in just the past two days:
- Caterpillar Inc. will close its plant in Owatonna Minn.
- Mount Pleasant’s Albrecht Sentry Foods
- The Target store at Manassas Mall Va.
- Millennium Academy in Wake Forest NC
- Target Closing Kissimmee FL Location
- The Andover Gift Shop in Andover MA
- Grand Union Family Markets Closing Storrs Location CT
- Movie Scene Milford Location NH
- Update: TE Connectivity Closing Greensboro Plant – 620 Layoffs Expected
- Gomer’s Fried Chicken in South Kansas City
- Kmart in Homer Glen
- Fresh Market on Pine Street in Burlington
- AGC Glass North America to permanently close its Blue Ridge Plant in Kingsport Tenn.
- The Target store at Platte and Academy in Colorado Springs
- The Roses store on Reynold Road in Winston-Salem NC
- Meanders Kitchen losing its West Seattle location at 6032 California Ave
- Bost Harley-Davidson at 46th Avenue North and Delaware Ave. in West Nashville TN
- Townsend Booksellers in Oakland
- The Kmart store in Parkway Plaza off University Drive in Durham NC – 79 Jobs Lost
To see even more companies that announced layoffs since the election, visit the Daily Job Cuts page.
This listing was compiled by The Blaze.
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