June 13, 2011 Headlines: Jobs Talk (Where's the Action?), Students Prefer Manufacturing, China Poisons Children, and More
WaPo: EJ Dionne says few job creating plans get bipartisan support. (He should read our plan.)
WSJ: Jobs and politics hit the front page of the Wall Street Journal over the weekend.
The President speaks in North Carolina today. The topic: jobs (The Hill). Senate Democrats say the President needs to do more (The Hill).
WSJ: The head of the President’s jobs council lays out a strategy. Barely a mention of manufacturing from one of America’s leading outsourcers.
Politico: Show me the (green) jobs.
WaPo: Steve Pearlstein says globalization and imports are skewing key data on the economy. We agree.
NYP: Made in NYC?
Bloomberg: Dr. Doom called the first recession. Is he right about an ominous “perfect storm” brewing in the near future?
Zero Hedge: Is QE2 primarily benefiting foreign banks?
India Vision New manufacturing policy to support 100 million jobs. In India. They have a manufacturing policy, we don’t.
Reuters: Lead pollution in China poisons 103 children near a tinfoil factory.
WaPo: Larry Summers: How to Avoid a Lost Decade. (Could have started with a bigger recovery package, which you opposed…)
WSJ: Harvard Business School is graduating more students with manufacturing as an interest, and fewer with financial services. That’s progress.
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