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U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy reintroduces 'Buy American' legislation Murphy, who unsuccessfully introduced the legislation on two earlier occasions, added the nonpartisan Economic Policy Institute concluded the 21st Century Buy American Act would create up to 100,000 jobs. The senator added that anyone who claimed to be â€śa champion of U.S. manufacturing should support this legislation.â€ť
DeFazio: infrastructure jobs, buy American key to recovery We will need jobs and infrastructure improvements that create millions of jobs in construction,â€ť DeFazio said. â€śBut there will also be jobs created in design, engineering and manufacturing.â€ť And jobs can be multiplied if the United States imposes a â€śBuy Americaâ€ť mentality by no longer buying equipment from countries like China.
U.S. ISM Manufacturing Expands at Fastest Pace Since March 2019 U.S. manufacturing expanded in July at the fastest pace since March 2019 as more factories boosted production in the face of firmer orders and lean inventories. The Institute for Supply Management said Monday that its manufacturing gauge increased to 54.2 last month from 52.6.
Domestic bedding comeback gaining momentum, producers say â€śWe are seeing a movement toward American-made products,â€ť said Nick Bates, president of Spring Air International. â€śRetailers are looking for domestic mattress brands to partner with, in part because consumers are now coming in and asking for U.S.-made beds. The pandemic has a lot of consumers concerned about health, germs and their overall well-being, and in todayâ€™s climate, there is comfort and assurance in buying from a U.S. manufacturer.â€ť
US small business bailout money flowed to Chinese-owned companies, analysis shows According to a review of publicly available loan data by strategy consulting firm Horizon Advisory, $192 million to $419 million has gone to more than 125 companies that Chinese entities own or invest in. Many of the loans were quite sizable; at least 32 Chinese companies received loans worth more than $1 million, with those totaling as much as $180 million.
Restoring the American Pharmaceutical Industry Rosemary Gibson, Senior Advisor at the Hastings Center and author of China Rx: Exposing the Risks of Americaâ€™s Dependence on China for Medicine testified before Congress that â€śSmall businesses with expertise in chemistry and pharmaceutical engineering are ready to produce the most critically needed medicines and their ingredients all in the United States using advanced manufacturing technology that lowers the cost of generic drugs.â€ť
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Forty-percent of the world is in recession. New records have
for both personal and corporate bankruptcies. America's
continues to escalate to historic levels. The savings rate
negative, as the average consumer spends $1.10 for every
earn. Real wages for working Americans have plummeted 19%
since 1972 -
about the same time we entered into a so-called "global
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