“We have exported our industrial base in this country, for which both parties are responsible. And there’s no talking about why this happened (or) how it happened.
“How did the middle class suddenly go down in America? Everybody says ‘we’ve got to get the middle class back.’ What happened to the middle class? We exported all of their jobs; we exported the places they work.”
— Political commentator Patrick J. Buchanan while speaking with Fox News host Greta Van Susteren on January 21, 2013.