CANTON, N.C. (AP) — Labor and liberal groups are in western North Carolina to fire up demands for politicians to end tax incentives for U.S. corporations that create jobs overseas.

The AFL-CIO, and others hold a news conference in Canton on Tuesday urging Congress to pass legislation that ends tax incentives for outsourcing and replaces them with a tax credit for keeping jobs in America.

That has been an issue pushed all this election year by President Barack Obama.

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