Editorial: Who's outsourcing jobs?

US politicians inclined to complain about the transfer of jobs to countries other than their own should check their voting records on oil and gas leasing of federal land. Complaints about job losses from people who won't create jobs are hypocritical.The frenzy of a presidential election campaign has made international outsourcing a hot issue. This is the economic phenomenon in which jobs vanish in the US and reappear in countries where labor costs are lower. Workers whose jobs emigrate obviously don't like it.Plague treatmentCongressional Democrats and their party's presidential candidate are giving outsourcing the plague treatment. In February, Sen. Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.)...

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