New Documentary Film Asks: We're Willing to Die for Our Country, but are We Willing to Buy for it?
"Made in USA: The 30 Day Journey," Josh Miller’s new documentary is an inspirational reminder that the words "Made in USA" still matter. While Americans from Main Street to the halls of Congress struggle to cope with our sputtering economy, Miller reminds us that the answer to reclaiming a prosperous future may lie in the long-forgotten rallying cry to "Buy American."
There's Nothing Cooler than Made in USA Oakley Sunglasses
The warm weather has finally arrived, and it's time to start spending more time outside. Whether it's at the beach, in the backyard, or at a baseball game, a good pair of sunglasses is a must-have this time of year. If you are looking for a new pair of shades be sure check out Oakley sunglasses. Not only does Oakley make many of the coolest sunglasses ever designed, they have superior eye protection, they’re competitively priced, and most (if not all) of their shades are made right here in the USA.
How ‘Made in the USA’ is Making a Comeback
The U.S. economy continues to struggle, and the weak March jobs report — just 88,000 positions were added — briefly spooked the market. But step back and you’ll see a bright spot, perhaps the best economic news the U.S. has witnessed since the rise of Silicon Valley: Made in the USA is making a comeback. Climbing out of the recession, the U.S. has seen its manufacturing growth outpace that of other advanced nations, with some 500,000 jobs created in the past three years. It marks the first time in more than a decade that the number of factory jobs has gone up instead of down.
“Buy American” Is Still a Selling Point—If You Know How to Sell It
Are you hoping that the “Made in America” label will help your product sell better? Chances are you’re right. A recent Harris Interactive survey found support for buying American products across a wide swath of age groups, both genders and both political parties. However, it’s important to define what “American” means when it comes to a product.
Obama vs. Bush: Who actually made more progress in revaluing Chinaâ€™s yuan?
Last night, the Department of the Treasury released its Semiannual Report on International Economic and Exchange Rate Policies — the American presidency's twice-a-year chance to name names when it comes to the nasty habit of currency manipulation. And to the surprise of almost no one,...
Treasury decision on China currency will cost U.S. jobs: Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) Statement.
The U.S. Department of the Treasury today released its 'Semi-Annual Report to Congress on International Economic and Exchange Rate Policies.' The report did not cite China for currency manipulation.Commented Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) President Scott Paul:read more
Gathered in the USA
A little squirrel bait arrived at our office this week.The Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) DC staff is enjoying Gatherer’s Gourmet Granola for breakfast, lunch, and, well, just about any time of the day.read more