Ralph Lauren's US Olympic Uniforms Are Made in China

July 13, 2012 12:00 AM

Ralph Lauren's US Olympic Uniforms Are Made in China

" Ralph Lauren may be perceived as the all-American brand, but its uniforms for the US Olympic team—designs for which were unveiled earlier this week—are made entirely in China, a fact that's bringing Congress to a rolling boil.

According to AP, Republicans and Democrats alike are up in arms about the ensembles being made in China when it could easily provide work for US garment manufacturers.

"I am so upset," Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told AP reporters. "I think the Olympic committee should be ashamed of themselves. I think they should be embarrassed. I think they should take all the uniforms, put them in a big pile and burn them and start all over again.. "

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