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Are there -- serious new questions today about a federal raid on the world renowned Gibson guitars.
The government appears to be questioning where the bush did.
Forgive -- instruments comes from.
But some are wondering if the rate could be politically motivated Fox's John Roberts is live -- if you -- factory.
In flash self -- what is the government's theory here about that would.
Hey good -- jealous and this is what the government -- after this is a piece of Indian rosewood.
Go to fret board -- this will eventually go on the guitar in the familiar position on the net there with the press.
Back on August the 24 the government seized about a million dollars worth of this from Gibson saying it was illegal to import it from India.
They're -- to really interest in part.
Had a Gibson imported Beers from India as a finished piece.
It would have been perfectly legal to -- so it's not the what itself.
It's the amount of manufacture that went into it which is -- Gibson to say.
That the US government this White House this administration wants to shift US jobs overseas is about forty people here Gibson.
-- work on putting this together and according to Bruce Mitchell who's the -- counts of forget that I talked to him yesterday said.
That whole idea flies in the face of the president's speech tomorrow about putting Americans back to work here's what He told.
Gibson you know it is a 100% American made.
100% American men and we're proud of that we export 60% of what we produce -- United States.
So if you take.
And in fairness to president Obama's speech was put America back to work.
More jobs more exports more exports more jobs.
Gets some supposed to -- Now and then here's the other part of this is really interest and this is exactly the same type -- wouldn't exactly the same form.
It every other guitar manufacturer in America imports and hasn't yet been targeted by the federal government which leads some people to believe.
The because Henry Jessica which is the CEO of Gibson is a Republican.
And has donated heavily to Republican candidates -- some of the other manufacturers are led by Democrats that.
Maybe there is a political motivation to -- -- thousand -- -- and John wire there -- you -- picking up a couple guitars for camera maiden restarting about.
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You know I could reach out with my arm and probably grab a bat fifty so do that perhaps presents for everybody when -- -- back up at got to Pittsburgh our thanks so much for the reports -- like partly it's kinda hand.
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