Unions and Twinkies on Access Utah Thursday

Nov 29, 2012

We've been hearing about the death of Twinkies. The closure of the company Hostess has the public fearing the treats such as Twinkies and Ho-Hos, and has shined a spotlight on unions. 

A recent headline from Fox Business reads: "Death of Twinkies a Union Contract Hit." Others have differing opinions, and a headline from Salon.com reads: "Vulture Capitalism-not unions- killed Twinkies.

Regardless, the end of a the Twinkie does shine a light on the role unions have in today's American economy, which is the topic for the hour. 

A recent headline from Fox Business reads: "Death of Twinkies a Union Contract Hit." Others have differing opinions, and a headline from Salon.com reads: "Vulture Capitalism-not unions- killed Twinkies.

 Regardless, the end of a the Twinkie does shine a light on the role unions have in today's American economy, which is the topic for the hour.  For more information on the closing and bankruptcy filing of Hostess, you can visit these websites: