Jan 08 2021
Press Release

AAM Statement: Factories Still Down 543,000 Jobs Since February

Washington, D.C. – Manufacturing gained 38,000 jobs in December, according to data released on Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, but the sector is still down...
Nov 20 2020
Blog Jobs

GM Ups its Bet on Electric Vehicle Production

The country's largest automaker plans to invest $27 billion through 2025.
Nov 18 2020

Report: Congress Knew Opening Trade With China Would Hurt American Workers

In 2000, they either didn't appreciate how much it would hurt, or didn't care. Either is a bad look.
Nov 16 2020

President-elect Joe Biden Recommits to Building Back Better – and Buying American

“We can make sure our future in made here in America,” Biden said in a speech given in his home state of Delaware on Monday. “And that’s good for business, and that’s good for American...
Nov 06 2020
Blog Jobs

Factories Added 38,000 Jobs in October

But the manufacturing sector is still down more than 620,000 jobs since February.
Nov 06 2020
Press Release Jobs

AAM Statement: Factories Gain 38,000 Jobs in October

Washington, D.C. – Manufacturing gained 38,000 jobs in October, according to data released on Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Despite these gains, the sector is still...
Nov 04 2020
Blog Jobs

Will We See an Economic Relief Package Before January?

With the election over, the Senate majority leader says it's time to (finally) move on a bill.
Oct 28 2020

There’s Reason to Celebrate in Fairfield, Alabama

On Monday, U.S. Steel officially announced the successful startup of its new $412 million electric arc furnace at Fairfield Works, which it says will be able to produce 1.6 million tons of steel per...
Oct 23 2020

After Facing Racism, Kameen Thompson Brought His Fellow Steelworkers Together. Now He’s Fighting To Save Jobs.

The USW local president says a factory job can provide opportunity, but people like him need Washington to do its part, too.
Oct 20 2020
Press Release

AAM Statement: Manufacturing Proposal Would Create at Least 7 Million New Jobs

 Manufacturing Proposal Would Create at Least 7 Million New Jobs Invests in Infrastructure and Clean Energy, Boosts Exports and Eliminates Trade Deficit Washington, D.C.—The United States...