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Nothing is right when fundamentals are wrong

...debt, savings, thrift, trade imbalances and manufacturing job losses -- are not good. The good news is, Americans...syndicated columnist Walter Williams notes, despite manufacturing job losses, productivity has still risen 3 percent a year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/30/edi_501972.shtml
Editorials
Gap in funding doesn't dissuade Wilson rivals

...difference between himself and the president on free-trade deals that have been blamed for almost 60,000 manufacturing job losses in South Carolina since 2001. Mr. Wilson opposed fast-track trade authority for the president and opposes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/17/met_431527.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
Bush heads to Greenville to raise cash

...than $94 million. On Friday, he was in North Carolina, another state suffering through big textile mill and manufacturing job losses. South Carolina has lost 58,800 manufacturing jobs since Bush took office, the highest per capita loss in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/10/met_390307.shtml
Metro
Sanford, Faith report on China trade mission

...three manufacturers have announced plans to lay off more than 1,100 people across the state. To counter manufacturing job losses, Faith said the state is working on a marketing effort to help existing businesses - such as the automotive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/24/bus_398227.shtml
Business
General Electric to cut 600 jobs at Upstate plant

...year, when 26,701 workers - mostly in the textile industry - were laid off or saw their plants close. The manufacturing job losses underscore the need to cut taxes and pursue more technologically advanced industries, said Will Folks, spokesman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/22/bus_397988.shtml
Business
Business briefs

...COLUMBIA - South Carolina's unemployment rate took a sharp dip in July to 4.6 percent, though there were heavy manufacturing job losses and others in sectors that normally benefit from tourism. The July rates compared with the June rates in counties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/23/biz_213395.shtml
XXX Bizarre
Flooring manufacturer to open in hard-hit Ga. town

...million in the northwest Georgia city pummeled by manufacturing job losses. IVC US Inc. will add jobs over the next three...has endured some of Georgia's most severe manufacturing job losses. The self-proclaimed "Carpet Capital of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/15/bus_548145.shtml
Business
Edwards, Tenenbaum rouse Democratic convention crowd

...Yellow Dog Democrat." Edwards repeated campaign themes in a speech that emphasized a lagging economy and manufacturing job losses. The Bush administration isn't doing enough to protect American workers whose jobs are being lost as companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/02/met_414302.shtml
Metro
Fed reports economy gathering strength

...reporting last week that factories cut an additional 26,000 workers in December, the 41st consecutive month of manufacturing job losses. In agriculture, the Fed survey said that the finding of a case of mad cow disease in a herd in Washington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/15/bus_401053.shtml
Business
Unemployment rate steady

...auto-related workers idled in June and July by General Motors strikes returned to work in August. But other manufacturing job losses kept the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate from recovering to the 4.3 percent low seen in April and May...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/05/bus_238099.shtml
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