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US hiring surges in October with 271,000 jobs added

...October to $25.20. Average pay is up 2.5 percent in the past year, the largest annual gain since 2009.Manufacturing employment was flat in October, after two months of job cuts. The strong dollar and faltering growth in China, Europe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-06/us-hiring-surges-october-2
Eminently disagreeable

...about every trade deal and international agreement from NAFTA to the Iranian nuclear deal.We've outsourced our manufacturing jobs and thrown open the door to illegal immigration for decades. Our leaders aren't stupid, as he says, but the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-10-10/eminently-disagreeabl
Augusta metro area loses 500 jobs in July

Job losses in July in state and local government were offset by slight gains in education, construction and manufacturing.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-20/augusta-metro-area-loses-5
Editorial: Pipeline clogged again

...column. "Enough is enough."The 1,200-mile pipeline would help create 42,000 high-paying construction and manufacturing jobs across the country, including at places such as Augusta's GIW Industries, a major industrial pump supplier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-27/editorial-pipeline-cl
Obama goals unrealistic

...socialist welfare state and bloated government).Note there were no campaign goals of increasing domestic manufacturing, employment and exports. Socialist voters would not be attracted by reducing the national debt, the trade deficit and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-25/obama-goals-unrealistic
Tariffs, wages make Mexico an auto mecca

...675,000 last year, according to government and industry statistics. During the same period, U.S. auto manufacturing employment grew 15 percent to nearly 903,000.Toyota's new plant will create 2,000 new jobs, while Ford's $2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-24/tariffs-wages-make-mexico-
US job growth drops to 142,000, slowest in 8 months

...been resolved, which could lead to a rebound in hiring this month.Officials also noted that the number of auto-manufacturing jobs fell 4,600 in August after a surge of nearly 13,000 in July. Auto jobs can be volatile during summer because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-05/us-job-growth-drops-142000
Georgia State University's Economic Forecasting Center's outlook says state growth will continue in 2014

...utilities 100.On the other hand, manufacturing shed 140 jobs while financial services issued 70 pink slips."Manufacturing jobs are expected to improve moving forward as Hollander Sleep Products opens a new plant and distribution center in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-27/georgia-state-universitys-
Three-wheeled Elio, a $6,800 commuter car, is closer to going on sale

...dependence on foreign oil, he started working on a fuel-efficient car. Equally important to him was creating U.S. manufacturing jobs and making the car inexpensive enough to appeal to buyers who might otherwise be stuck in old, unreliable clunkers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-15/three-wheeled-elio-6800-co
Getting back to work

...with the sponsor's message: "Over the next 10 years, we're putting $250 billion to work to help create new manufacturing jobs in America." And that's followed by Rowe saying, "Because work is a beautiful thing."It's an encouraging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-18/getting-back-work