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President Obama makes case to stay on the job

...including the auto bailout that Romney opposed."After a decade of decline, this country created over a half million manufacturing jobs in the last two and a half years," he said.Turning to national security, he said he had promised to end the...
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Chris Maisch hoodwinks Congress about the Tongass

...mere shadow of its past, falling from 4,600 jobs in 1990 to approximately 307 logging jobs and 150 wood products manufacturing jobs in 2011." In 1990 only 4,000 such jobs existed statewide. It was the peak year of Southeast Alaska's logging...
US job gains defy Sandy - and fears of the fiscal cliff

...other heavy equipment. That would generate more manufacturing jobs."The ground is being prepared for faster growth...manufacturers added nearly 10,000 jobs. But overall manufacturing jobs fell by 7,000, partly a result of 12,000 jobs...

...other countries, or if you are Wall Street and want cheaper assets and labor overseas. But most of the 5 million manufacturing jobs that we have lost in the past 20 years are a result of an overvalued dollar, which makes our imports artificially...
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Boxed in at 'Quigleyville'

...large-scale expansion of the Lemon Creek Valley. The problem for everyone is space. Flat land in Juneau equates to manufacturing jobs and commercial development, and over the decades Lemon Creek has been farmed, mined and logged. It has functioned...
State Briefs

...impressive growth and the service and trade industries also continue to add jobs, the department said. Mining and manufacturing jobs are down over the year. Compiled from staff and wire service reports.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...percent in the past decade, and a possible ban on road-building in the Tongass will eliminate most of the remaining manufacturing jobs. Share this page: Print Email Digg Twitter Yahoo! StumbleUpon Facebook Archives KETCHIKAN -- The Ketchikan...
We have a common enemy - apathy

When Pete Weber suggested in his Oct. 8 letter that environmentalists and unions have sent our manufacturing jobs overseas ("Liberals, unions cause damage to the nation,") my first thought was that he is granting these organizations far...
On burning porcupines, Wal-Mart economics

...for a plethora of information. Kennedy calls himself a "broke 21-year-old college student." With many manufacturing jobs going overseas, where will he support himself after college? As he said, Wal-Mart doesn't have the benefits...
My turn: Buy American; it matters

...resulting in the loss of American manufacturing jobs. Again, political The outsourcing of manufacturing jobs over the last couple of the shelves, American manufacturing jobs will continue to disappear...


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