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The CHRISTIAN part of the Christian States of America

Some time back, in an article called The WHY of the Christian States of America, I explained the reason why we- our country, that is- needed...

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Why won’t the jobs return?

Why won’t the jobs return?
On the surface the US would appear to be an excellent location for manufacturing.  It has abundant educated labor, it has extensive natural resources and it has comparatively cheap energy costs.  The unions are dead and labor rates in the south east portion of the country are lower than in some parts of China.  Are you aware that the labor cost in the US to make a ton of steel is equivalent to the transportation cost to bring a ton of steel from China to the US? Obviously the cost of labor is not the issue.  So, what is the problem? Government regulations are making us non-competitive on a global level.