Jobs

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...
Oct 20 2020
Blog

Our American Manufacturing Plan Will Create 6.9 to 12.9 Million New Jobs by 2024

COVID-19 shocked the U.S. economy and made clear that the U.S. needs to ramp up production of critical goods. Here's how we make things better.
Oct 13 2020
Blog

Wisconsin Announces No Tax Credits This Year for Foxconn. Again.

Looks like we got a bona fide boondoggle on our hands.
Oct 09 2020
Blog

Steve Ackerman, a Black Millwright in Rural Ohio, Sees Slow Racial Progress

“If nothing else comes out of this, they are starting to at least listen now.”
Oct 02 2020
Blog Jobs

We Have the New Factory Jobs Numbers, and We’re Still Deep in a Hole

There were 66,000 new factory jobs in the United States created last month. That’s good! But what’s a number without context?
Oct 02 2020
Press Release Jobs

AAM Statement: Manufacturing Gains 66,000 Jobs But Still Faces A Long Recovery

Washington, D.C. – Manufacturing gained 66,000 jobs in September, according to data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday. Although it’s good to see some gains,...
Sep 30 2020
Blog

It’s a Bad Economy for Manufacturing Workers

While the noise of the presidential debate still rings in everyone's ears, America sets another trade deficit record.
Sep 18 2020
Blog

Manufacturing Helped Darrell Rideout Build a Good Life, But He Worries About “What My Kids Will Have to Go Through”

In many ways, the United Steelworkers member has achieved the American dream. But being Black means Rideout and his family still deal with racism.
Sep 10 2020
Blog Jobs

Recognizing Diversity Within the Labor Movement

Next100 and the National Black Worker Center team up for a webinar examining the diversity of the working class, noting people of color aren't always included in critical policy discussions.
Sep 06 2020
Press Release Jobs

AAM Statement: 720,000 Factory Workers Are Still Out Of Work

Washington, D.C. – Manufacturing gained 29,000 jobs in August, according to data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday. Although the sector has seen hiring over the past few...