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12 Awesome Presents Made Right Here In The USA

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 12.20.2012 | Style

Finding great, locally-made items isn't as hard as you think.

China Bashing Bears Fruit: Apple Moves Bring Manufacturing Home

Peter Navarro | Posted 12.07.2012 | Business
Peter Navarro

You just can't stay in a deal where only one side is required to follow rules or behave in a civilized manner. It is time for Washington to take off the gloves and fight for American jobs like the 700,000 other ones Apple has left in China.

Policymakers Must Support the Mantra 'American Made'

Richard P. Michalski | Posted 02.05.2013 | Business
Richard P. Michalski

We must invest in the American workforce and continue to fund research to stay ahead of our competitors -- and our enemies. The only way America will continue to lead in the aerospace industry is if we continue to stay ahead of our global competitors.

I'm Boycotting Macy's; And You Should Too

David Shuster | Posted 01.22.2013 | Business
David Shuster

Given Macy's continued alignment with Donald Trump and promotion of his Chinese made clothing line, it is now clear that the department store giant is...

Making a Difference to Reinvigorate the American Dream

Michelle Vale | Posted 01.13.2013 | Impact
Michelle Vale

While there are a handful of large companies who produce their products in America, the bulk of them tend to be smaller businesses like mine. Our commitment to American production is big, but our small business budgets make it challenging for us to broadly market and advertise our American made products.

Give a Gift to All Your Neighbors By Shopping American This Holiday Season

Katharine VanderDrift | Posted 01.12.2013 | Business
Katharine VanderDrift

When shopping online it is harder to identify what is made in the U.S. and what is made overseas (you can't just check a tag). Here are some advanced but simple search tricks to help you find and buy made in America this holiday season.

Inside An American Furniture Company

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 11.03.2012 | HuffPost Home

This is one of few companies that are producing goods right here in the USA.

Made in Middle America - A Manufacturing Resurgence Happening Here

Dan Henson | Posted 12.24.2012 | Business
Dan Henson

The story of American manufacturing is rosier than many might think. It's a story about leading from the middle. The middle market is just one part of our country's economic recovery, but it's an engine of sustainable growth and job creation.

Natasha Trethewey Begins her Domestic Work as Poet Laureate

Nicole Brittingham Furlonge | Posted 09.25.2012 | Arts
Nicole Brittingham Furlonge

This month, Pulitzer Prize winning poet Natasha Trethewey officially began her stint as Poet Laureate of the United States. One of Trethewey's poems that I return to often is "Housekeeping."

Catherine New

You Can't Afford To Buy American | Catherine New | Posted 09.18.2012 | Money

To be all-American these days is a luxury proposition. A pair of domestic-made 501 Levi's? Those cost a cool 178 bucks. In cowboy terms, that's a boon...

Jay-Z's Set At Made In America Included Obama & Kanye

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 11.02.2012 | Entertainment

PHILADELPHIA — Jay-Z's entrance said it all: He bounced up and down on top of the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, mimicking Rocky befor...

Organic Manufacturing

Jerry Jasinowski | Posted 09.26.2012 | Business
Jerry Jasinowski

We need a counterpart for manufacturing -- call it organic manufacturing -- in which consumer products are clearly labeled American Made, and consumers are invited to perhaps pay a little more for "home-grown" manufactured products.

What's Wrong With Our Country?

Laura Mola | Posted 09.11.2012 | Home
Laura Mola

If Ralph Lauren manufactures in China, so be it, then that's where these uniforms were coming from. End of story. End of pride.

Sharon Carty

Most American Car Is A Toyota? | Sharon Carty | Posted 07.05.2012 | Business

President Barack Obama said Thursday he's asked the World Trade Organization to force the Chinese to stop imposing roughly $3 billion in tariffs on a...

Romney's Independence Day Advice: Buy Foreign

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 09.01.2012 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

On this Independence Day, demonstrate patriotic pride by deliberately buying American. Search for that "Made in USA" label. Pick the product that will create American jobs, the one that is an investment in an American company and the American economy.

Now Every State Has A 'Panhandle'

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 05.01.2012 | Small Business

Have you ever wanted sunny-side up eggs shaped like Florida? How about a California shaped cake? Combining America’s enduring patriotism and endless...

The Rebirth of American Manufacturing

Yul Kwon | Posted 07.01.2012 | Business
Yul Kwon

Like a lot of people, I had come to accept the conventional wisdom that America doesn't make anything anymore. What I discovered is that the prevailing narrative of decline and decay is overly simplistic and, in some ways, flat-out wrong.

Virginia Is For Wine Lovers

CarsTravelFood | Posted 04.28.2012 | Travel

While "Virginia is For Lovers" has been the widely recognized ad slogan for 43 years, the state is also now fast becoming the destination for wine lovers.

One Of Ohio's Best Kept Secrets: Wineries

CarsTravelFood | Posted 05.26.2012 | Travel

Ohio wineries might be one of the state's best kept secrets, something worth exploring when visiting the Buckeye state.

Mother America Always Loved Manufacturing Most

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 04.28.2012 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

It's illogical, even unpatriotic to use tax dollars to subsidize companies that send jobs overseas, transferring America's manufacturing power to foreign countries like China.

Don't Just Focus on Made in America, Focus on Innovated in America

Carol Roth | Posted 04.16.2012 | Business
Carol Roth

Prosperity and continued growth in our nation will not happen by trying to redistribute wealth or reclaim unskilled jobs; we need to adopt a life-long learning mentality and adapt to the changes in front of us.

A Tale of Two Romneys

Brent Budowsky | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

My Dickensian title is not about a tale of the three Mitt Romneys of left, right and center who have emerged as pretenders when convenient over the years. Rather, this is a tale of two Romneys named George and Mitt.

Say Goodbye to the Wal-Mart Greeters

Al Norman | Posted 04.02.2012 | Business
Al Norman

The fun is over. Sam Walton's "greatest idea" is dead -- apparently a victim of the recession -- several thousand Wal-Mart greeters are coming in from the cold, to circulate around the store, helping customers find cheap Chinese underwear, and other useful functions.

Strengthening the State of our Union

Rep. David Cicilline | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics
Rep. David Cicilline

We need to build ladders of opportunity and tear down barriers for Americans who are willing to work hard, be responsible, and play by the rules so everyone can achieve success and fulfill the American dream.

Eco Etiquette: Is 'Made In America' Better For The Environment?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 03.26.2012 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Does buying American-made also help the environment, as your friend suggests? As a general rule, I believe it does.