According to a release from the Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM), the Department of Labor reported that America’s manufacturing sector added 17,000 jobs in December. For the year, manufacturing gained 186,000 jobs and accounted for 6.4% of all job growth. The #AAMeter, which tracks President Obama’s promise to create 1 million new manufacturing jobs in his second term, now ticks to +283,000 jobs.
Manufacturing Sector Adds Jobs in December
January 12, 2015