Economist: Trump Does Not Get ManufacturingEconomist Chris Butler questions Donald Trump's understanding of manufacturing and companies' decisions to move jobs overseas.
Zeoli Show Log 1.15.15Rich discussed the Pope saying free speech has limits, another cake baking lawsuit, and the OSCAR nominations. He also talked to Dr. Mazz about the trends against vaccines and healthcare costs under the Affordable Care Act.
Firm To Get $260M In Aid To Build Plant In CamdenNew Jersey officials on Thursday approved tax incentives worth $260 million over 10 years for a company to bring 395 jobs — many of them in manufacturing — to Camden
Senator Coons Pushes For More Manufacturing JobsThe auto industry took a toll on manufacturing jobs for years and just recently workers Evraz Steel in Claymont were let go, but despite the instability, Senator Coons tells us for the first time this century there’s been significant growth in manufacturing and he wants to push that.
Product Demands Translate Into More Jobs For Philadelphia Job SeekersCalling all creatives, hands-on types and handy men and women, it’s time to get to work in Philly.
Expanding Companies, Record Profits Equal More Job Opportunities In PhiladelphiaDespite the blows dealt from the last few decades of economic decline, Philadelphia is making a strong come back.
Opinion: Auto Manufacturing Is Back In America. Obama Was Right, Romney Was Wrong.Auto manufacturing is back in America – especially in Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania because President Obama made the politically risky decision to bailout the auto industry after bailing out the banks. It was a decision that worked. Obama was right, Romney was wrong. So Romney is now in full lying mode. He is trying to retroactively re-write the wrongs in his writings.
Opinion: The Auto Bailout Wasn’t A Safe Financial Deal For AmericaYes, it’s great that all turned out well for the auto workers, but it is absolutely horrendous to know that the American taxpayers via President Obama’s actions could have been left standing for billions of dollars – and still might.
Opinion: Romney Talks Tough On China But Romney And Bain Bought Chinese FactoryMitt Romney and Bain Capital purchased a factory in China that took on the demand from outsourcing from other US companies. So they profited by increasing profits from companies they owned by shipping jobs overseas and they profited from other companies shipping jobs overseas by doing the work that used to be done in cities and towns across America.
Opinion: Ryan VP Pick Changes Electoral MathPaul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.
Opinion: You Weren't Fired You Were OutsourcedMitt Romney's contortions to differentiate offshoring from outsourcing don't matter to those who lost their jobs because of it.
Lacking Skilled Candidates, Delaware County Manufacturer Takes Unique Approach To HiringIn a tight job market, a Delaware County manufacturing company says it has jobs to fill, but it’s running up against a problem: trouble finding skilled workers.