January 15, 2013 Headlines: the manufacturing skills vs. salary gap discussion continues, and more...

Posted by LDonia on 01/15/2013

Bloomberg: China offering rewards to people who report food safety violations.

Bloomberg: Well-known heart device maker receives warning from the FDA, must correct manufacturing violations.

Businessweek: The manufacturing skills vs. salary gap battle wages on.

Brookings Institution: The government must create and support designated manufacturing universities.

Seeking Alpha: Manufacturing may be poised to save the American economy.

Los Angeles Times: China promises, without specifics, to reduce air pollution.

Related recent Blogs

@KeepitMadeinUSA on Twitter

  • Obama admin placed tariffs on China-made tires, but expired. Hope tariffs are put back in place, but we also must be more proactive. #edshow 13 hours 9 min ago
  • Countries like China subsidize tires they produce. Tariffs level the playing field for U.S. manufacturers & workers, says @ScottPaulAAM. 13 hours 11 min ago
  • "Tariffs help to level the playing field -- nothing more and nothing less." -@ScottPaulAAM 13 hours 12 min ago
  • On @EdShow NOW: Unfair trade practices mean tire manufacturing workers are struggling to keep their jobs... 13 hours 13 min ago
  • Our @ScottPaulAAM will be on the @EdShow in the next segment... tune in NOW! 13 hours 23 min ago
  • .@royhouseman on Taking Stock @pimmfox: U.S. steel producers can compete in a growing market as long as the playing field is level #SOSjobs 13 hours 48 min ago
  • If domestic OCTG producers can compete in a growing market it will provide the an opportunity for significant growth. -@royhouseman #SOSjobs 13 hours 50 min ago
  • RT @royhouseman: Going on the "taking stock with Primm Fox" show on @BloombergTV here in a few! Going to discuss #USW support of OCTG trade… 13 hours 57 min ago
  • MT @edshow ➨ 20 mins! @janekleeb @Bold Nebraska, Tiernan Sittenfeld @LCVoters on #NoKXL; @ScottPaulAAM @KeepitMadeinUSA on #chinesetires 14 hours 2 min ago
  • "I never thought that I'd be making watches. I appreciate that they're in Detroit and what they're doing." http://t.co/aAAsBLtNxF @Shinola 15 hours 38 min ago