Every manufacturing job creates an average of 5-8 additional “support” jobs, such as truck drivers, accountants, and clerical staff, so the loss of America’s manufacturing base is one of the major reasons behind our high unemployment rate. Buying American also reduces America’s enormous trade deficit and helps keep American money in the American economy, instead of in the pockets of multinational corporations. Finally, ...more »
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