Who contributed the most to the American worker?

Robert, Atlanta:
Men like Jimmy Hoffa. After Hoffa died, people went out of their way to bring right-to-work laws to states like Georgia. My union protected me from negative hearsay and forced my company to give me back-pay and give my job back. Nowadays, you can be fired for nothing; the new American is not interested in his history.

Frank, Atlanta:
He's voodoo right now, but Clinton did. Everyone is buying, whether it's a house, car or small business. I don't know what he did, but we now have an $8 billion surplus, and when was the last time we had a fuckin' surplus? I just drove from Colorado to Atlanta and everything is under construction. There should be scaffolding from Denver to Atlanta.

Cynthia, Atlanta:
Rosie the Riveter. She changed the demographics of the labor force. She looks like the My Favorite Mechanic woman in Decatur. Before World War II, men didn't want women to work; they wanted them barefooted, pregnant and in the kitchen. After the war, women didn't want to go back home, but wanted to enjoy their new freedom of getting a paycheck and not depending on men.



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