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There’s No Resurgence In American Manufacturing. It’s A Myth.

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis. In a towering act of sycophantry, the National Association of Manufacturers announced Friday that it will be giving Ivanka Trump the organization’s first ever Alexander Hamilton Award for “extraordinary support of manufacturing in America.” The organization made the outrageous claim that “no one”  — no one! — has ever “provided singular leadership and shown an unwavering commitment to modern manufacturing in America” l...
Tags: News, Obama, Senate, White House, America, United States, House, Cafe, Trump, Donald, Joe Ragazzo, Alexander Hamilton, AFL CIO, Ivanka, Ivanka Trump, National Association of Manufacturers


Strong Hiring In June As US Economy Adds 222,000 New Jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added a robust 222,000 jobs in June, the most in four months, a reassuring sign that businesses may be confident enough to keep hiring despite a slow-growing economy. The Labor Department says the unemployment rate ticked up to 4.4 percent from 4.3 percent in May, which was a 16-year low. The rate rose because more Americans began looking for work and not all of them found jobs. The government also revised up its estimate of job growth for April and May were revi...
Tags: News, Washington, US, Ap, Federal Reserve, Donald Trump, The Fed, Labor Department, CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, Institute of Supply Management


After Texas manufacturing soars, nationwide production reaches 3-year high

​U.S. manufacturing increased at the highest rate in nearly three years in June, a report from the Institute of Supply Management said this morning.
Tags: Texas, Institute of Supply Management


Stocks Drop, Gold and Oil Rally: Here's What You Need To Know...

STOCKS DROP, GOLD AND OIL RALLY: Here's What You Need To Know Stocks started December with losses, as the tech-heavy Nasdaq paced losses with a 1.2% drop, while the price of gold and crude oil spiked dramatically higher after falling sharply into the weekend and overnight on Sunday. 1. We got two pieces of economic data on the US manufacturing sector on Monday, with the Institute of Supply Management's November PMI reading coming in at 58.7, topping expectations for a reading of 58.0. This was, ...
Tags: US, Institute of Supply Management, Ian Shepherdson, Pantheon Macro