Posts Tagged ‘manufacturing’

Sep
2016
19

Since 1936, Every GOP President Has Created Manufacturing Losses. Every Democrat? Gains.

Since 1936, Every GOP President Has Created Manufacturing Losses. Every Democrat? Gains.
  Donald Trump and the GOP would have you believe they are the party to revive manufacturing in America. But they would be wrong. Put plainly, the numbers don’t lie. Over the past 80 years, when Republicans held the oval office, manufacturing jobs decreased. When Democrats were in office, manufacturing jobs increased. It’s as...
May
2014
1

OH State Treasurer Praises “Shop Class,” Technical Training that Creates Careers

OH State Treasurer Praises
  While visiting a manufacturing facility in Youngstown, Ohio, State Treasurer Josh Mandel touted the importance of training workers for jobs in the skilled trades and encouraged more companies to participate in training programs for young workers.  Recognizing the achievements of two workers in the state’s Ohio Strong Initiative, Mandel...
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Jan
2014
24

At World Economic Forum, Apprenticeship, Broadening Career Paths for Women are Touted

At World Economic Forum, Apprenticeship, Broadening Career Paths for Women are Touted
  Speaking on a panel at the World Economic Forum, Guy Ryder, Director General of the International Labour Organization, said that apprenticeships could be the key to changing the unemployment crisis facing young people.  Manufacturing jobs are making a comeback in countries where they were believed to be going extinct, but many young people...
Aug
2013
27

“Factoryless Manufacturing” Will Undermine Calculation of GDP, Scrutiny Over Outsourcing Beginning in 2017

  A new Bureau of Economic Analysis paper shows that the U.S. will begin narrowing its trade deficit in the year 2017 simply by changing its accounting methods to include “factoryless manufacturing.” This oil-slick math will enable a U.S. company (such as Apple) which creates a device (such as the iPhone) in another country to file...