September 11, 2012 Headlines: Jobs for veterans, trade gap widening, and the effects of China's sluggish economy

Posted by LDonia on 09/11/2012

Bloomberg: New task force working to close gap between military manufacturing training and requirements for civilian jobs in effort to aid veterans in finding work.

NYT: Worker advocacy groups say teachers are forcing their students to work on iPhone assembly lines at Foxconn.

Reuters: Decrease in iron ore prices leads to many Chinese miners curbing output.

Coshocton Tribune: Romney tells Ohio he will create more manufacturing jobs; offers not detail as to how.

Detroit Free Press: U.S. Labor Secretary says Trade Adjustment Assistance program should be expanded to help manufacturing workers who lost their jobs as a result of foreign competition.

ZD Net: China's struggling economy may hurt IT manufacturing sector the most.

Business Insider: Weak overseas economies hurting U.S. manufacturing.

Financial Times: U.S. trade gap widened in July.

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