Opinion: Auto Manufacturing Is Back In America. Obama Was Right, Romney Was Wrong.Auto manufacturing is back in America – especially in Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania because President Obama made the politically risky decision to bailout the auto industry after bailing out the banks. It was a decision that worked. Obama was right, Romney was wrong. So Romney is now in full lying mode. He is trying to retroactively re-write the wrongs in his writings.
Opinion: The Auto Bailout Wasn’t A Safe Financial Deal For AmericaYes, it’s great that all turned out well for the auto workers, but it is absolutely horrendous to know that the American taxpayers via President Obama’s actions could have been left standing for billions of dollars – and still might.
Global Tool Builder Expands In Macomb County, Adding New JobsMacomb County Executive Mark A. Hackel will attend an expansion celebration for Fori Automation Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. at Fori's offices, 50955 Wing Drive in Shelby Township.
Stabenow Focuses On Agriculture, BipartisanshipBarely a month before the election, Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow is keeping Republican opponent Pete Hoekstra at arm's length while focusing on issues such as farming and manufacturing that appeal to voters across the Michigan political spectrum.
Opinion: Romney Talks Tough On China But Romney And Bain Bought Chinese FactoryMitt Romney and Bain Capital purchased a factory in China that took on the demand from outsourcing from other US companies. So they profited by increasing profits from companies they owned by shipping jobs overseas and they profited from other companies shipping jobs overseas by doing the work that used to be done in cities and towns across America.
Techonomy: Tech Bringing Massive Change To ManufacturingDetroit has a chance to be at the forefront of a high-tech entrepreneurial future where it's about as hard to start a manufacturing firm as it is to start a Web site today.
Flat Rock Plant Gets New Investment, New JobsThe newly named “Ford Assembly Plant” in Flat Rock is celebrating a bright future.
Another Big Investment For GMGeneral Motors is putting $200 million into its Lordstown, Ohio plant to build the second generation Chevrolet Cruze.
New Plant Means New Jobs For DetroitA new auto interiors plant is about to create 500 jobs on Detroit's west side.
Opinion: Ryan VP Pick Changes Electoral MathPaul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.
Opinion: You Weren't Fired You Were OutsourcedMitt Romney's contortions to differentiate offshoring from outsourcing don't matter to those who lost their jobs because of it.
Proposed Program Would Aid Unemployed, HomelessSome new help could be coming for people looking for jobs in Metro Detroit.
MEDC: Three Companies To Invest $22M, Add 200 Jobs In MichiganThe Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced that three companies were approved for incentives by the Michigan Strategic Fund through the Michigan Business Development and Community Revitalization Programs to support their expansions in the state.
Ford On Mackinac: Michigan Can Be Silicon Valley Of High Tech Auto FutureThe great-grandson of Henry Ford told the Mackinac Policy Conference Thursday morning that America has a newfound respect for manufacturing, a field that can and should be green.
Detroit History: World War I Invades The Motor CityNinety-five years ago, guns, bombs, airplane engines, boats, and even an early cruise missile were coming off Detroit's automotive lines.