Workforce

Feb 22 2021
Blog Workforce

Bring Me My Electric Astro Van: A Look at GM’s Plans To Build Electric Vehicles

The company's shift to EV production is an example in action of the dynamism that manufacturing demands.
Feb 09 2021
Blog Workforce

Keeping Ex-Convicts Out of the Labor Force Is a Mistake

A panel discussion examines the challenges the formerly incarcerated face in finding jobs.
Nov 02 2020
Blog

What are we watching for in 2021?

A few broad policy priorities for the Alliance for American Manufacturing.
Sep 17 2020
Blog

Senate Democrats Want to Invest $350 Billion to Grow U.S. Industrial Capacity and Counter China

Senate Democrats introduced legislation on Thursday to invest $350 billion to strengthen America’s industrial capabilities while also aiming to weaken China’s growing global influence.
Sep 15 2020
Blog

A Post-Coronavirus Economy Needs a More Diverse Manufacturing Workforce

The pandemic hit communities of color hard. The need to clear pathways for these groups to enter manufacturing is more urgent than ever.
Sep 11 2020
Blog Workforce

When We Upskill the Workforce, We Need to Bring Everyone Along

The National Skills Coalition has laid out a policy agenda for inclusive workforce training.
Aug 05 2020
Blog

After Facing Racial Discrimination at His Paper Mill, Alex Perkins Sprung Into Action

Perkins joined the United Steelworkers to help do “right by working class people.”
Jul 30 2020
Blog

AAM Remembers Our Friend Don Kellner

The Baltimore native, who died on July 28, was a tireless advocate for steelworkers.
Jul 28 2020
Blog

AAM Letter to Congress: Pandemic Response Should Include Industrial Policy

We must be better prepared for the next crisis, and that requires taking bold action.
Jul 16 2020
Blog

As a Black Woman in a Factory Dominated by White Men, Monica Mabin Faced Double Discrimination

"You are fooling with the wrong Black woman," Mabin recalls telling one supervisor.