Fatster’s News Roundup from June 11, 2012

By: Tuesday June 12, 2012 6:15 am

Fatster rounds up the news stories you might have missed from June 11, 2012, including snippets and links about Greek blackouts, food shortages, Pakistan supply rutes, Vatican scandals, Syria, Libya, Flame super virus, JP Morgan’s whale, Jeb Bush, market failures, Scott Walker, Curt Schilling, John Bryson and more.

 

Obama on NLRB/Boeing Case: In General, Companies Have the “Freedom to Relocate”

By: Wednesday June 29, 2011 4:02 pm

President Obama was asked today about the decision by the National Labor Relations Board with respect to Boeing, and you can see his answer in the video. He said that the NLRB is an independent agency and that there’s a pending judicial matter. “So I don’t want to get into the details of the case. I don’t know all the facts. That’s going to be for a judge to decide.”

However, he then spoke broadly about the fact that corporations need to have the “freedom to relocate,” although they have to follow the law, and that if that relocation occurs in the United States, “that’s a good thing.”

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