Manufacturing Creates Jobs
In San Bernardino, California, Mari Escarcega has released a study that shows very clearly why manufacturing matters. She compared and contrasted the surrounding population with the number of machine shops. Her finding: The more machine shops per city, the less the unemployment rates per city.
It's a simple, but important point-- manufacturing supports good-paying jobs.
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