Democrat Joe Biden ignored his decades-long record on offshoring American auto jobs in a pitch to auto workers in Macomb County, Michigan, this week.
“It’s never a good bet to bet against the American worker,” Biden said in a speech, as he posed in front of American-made pickup trucks.
Biden said his administration will prioritize “consequences for offshoring” and “rewards and incentives” for creating American jobs, mostly through tax penalties and credits.
With a decades-long record on the issue of offshoring, Biden glossed over his past without the most subtle mention of what free trade with Mexico, South Korea, and China has done to the American auto industry.
In the most famous case, highlighted by Breitbart News last year, Biden delivered a speech on the Senate floor in November 1993 supporting the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). As part of the speech, Biden claimed that NAFTA would help drive up