|Boehner tours Krupp plant in Ohio|
Reese said he will never forget the first time a white supervisor used the n-word. It was to instruct a mechanic to “n----- rig” an elevator and use the “n----- head” to hoist the elevator up. “He referred to it as an n-head because it’s a pulley system that includes a black disc with a cable around it that looked like a noose around a black person’s neck,” Reese said. -- Sun-TimesIn lavishing praise on ThyssenKrupp, the mayor is marching in lock stop with Republic House Speaker John Boehner who toured the ThyssenKrupp Bilstein of America Inc.’s Ohio shock absorber plant yesterday. Boehner thanked the company for expanding, as he criticized the Obama administration for high taxes, too many regulations on business.