GOP ad targets Obama on lost manufacturing jobsOn Thursday, Mitt Romney's campaign released a new political ad blaming President Barack Obama and his policies for lost manufacturing jobs in the United States. The ad, which is posted on YouTube, alleges that the nation has lost 582,000 manufacturing ...
New study finds manufacturing jobs are thriving in MassachusettsJobs losses in manufacturing stabilized over the past three years, according to a new report, and even though the economic sector is expected to continue shrinking through 2016, public officials remain optimistic about the potential for growth in high ...
Silicon Valley and the nation still need manufacturing jobs for economic ...America's manufacturing sector isn't what it used to be. In 1950, it accounted for one in every four jobs in the U.S.
Politics roundup: The manufacturing jobs are there, but the workers aren'tPRC speaks out: Reports of the death of Maine's manufacturing sector have been greatly exaggerated. Manufacturing Jobs: Trends, Issues, and Outlook, a recent 10-page report from the Maine Department of Labor, is worth reading for a refreshingly ...
US Manufacturing's Brave New WorldAfter losing 6 million manufacturing jobs between 2001 and 2009, the American manufacturing sector has reemerged as a beacon in an otherwise lackluster economic recovery.
Society of Manufacturing Engineers Releases Manufacturing Education Strategy ...The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) today put forth a national action plan:"Workforce Imperative: A Manufacturing Education Strategy," at the 2012 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) at Chicago's McCormick Place. It calls for ...
Jennifer Granholm 'obsessed' with manufacturing jobs, offers incentive-heavy ...Jennifer Granholm, fresh off a passionate speech at the Democratic National Convention, says she is "obsessed" with exploring ways to bring manufacturing jobs back to the United States. Writing in her weekly column for Politico, Granholm lamented the ...
Disappearing American jobsThe U.S. has lost 50,000 manufacturing jobs per month or a total of 2 million high-paying manufacturing jobs under President Obama.
Boston Manufacturing Not What it Used to BeThe report identified the Boston manufacturing industry's top ten occupations by employment and found that those ten occupations make up just 23 percent of all the city's manufacturing jobs. A map accompanying the report shows small manufacturing ...
Summit will enhance HCC's curriculum for skilled workforceTWC reported Texas added 25,200 manufacturing jobs between 2011 and 2012. Texas exports nearly $160 billion worth of manufactured goods a year.
Sport boat manufacturer to halt production, impacts 350 jobsBENTON, IL (KFVS) -. A sport boat manufacturer in Benton, Illinois will not resume production for the 2013 season. Bombardier Recreational Products, Inc. (BRP) announced it will exit the sport boat business in the coming months citing the decline in ...
Fast Food Is Manufacturing. Let's Treat It That Way.But although these are typical features of manufacturing enterprises, some economic activities have these features yet are not classified as manufacturing.
Lamb on Manufacturing JobsDemocratic Congressional Candidate Dan Lamb is laying out his 5 point plan for bringing manufacturing jobs back to our area.
Manufacturing jobs boom is for realNEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- President Obama last week promised a boom in manufacturing and 1 million new jobs if he is reelected. But is the boom for real?
OPINION: There Is No Debate, Obama Saved OhioOn Sept. 5, 2012, Matt Bai of The New York Times Magazine published an article entitled: "Did Barack Obama Save Ohio?" Unfortunately, to my disappointment, the article never answered the question.
CNC operators represent manufacturing's high-tech future... these jobs, because the understanding of turning and milling centers translates directly to the operation of a whole world of carving and forming machinery," said Roberto Sanchez, department chair for the HCC Advanced Manufacturing Technology ...
ADC plant in Shakopee closing, eliminating 144 jobsArticle by: The owner of ADC Telecommunications will close its Shakopee manufacturing plant and eliminate 144 jobs, the Shakopee Valley News reported late Thursday.
Apple's New iPhone ReviewedIt didn't take long to conclude that Jobs would have been delighted with the iPhone 5's blend of beauty, utility and versatility.
Vocational high schools get boost from the stateDeval Patrick announced plans Thursday to ramp up efforts to draw more vocational high school students into manufacturing jobs - and the governor made the announcement at a company in Avon where some Southeastern Voke students learn their trade.
Unbalanced economy fuelling Ontario job losses, Thomas Mulcair saysOTTAWA—Canada's unbalanced economy has had a "devastating" effect on southern Ontario with the loss of thousands of good-paying manufacturing jobs, NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair says. After spending four days touring the region this week, Mulcair ...