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Pennsylvania Boilermakers Union Calls Out Biden: We Support Trump, Not You

The Boilermakers Local 154 union, which represents thousands of American workers in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio, is calling out Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden…

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NY Times: Trump’s Road to Victory Is Pennsylvania’s White Working Class

Pennsylvania’s white working class communities very well could be President Trump’s road to victory in the swing state if his campaign focuses on driving up…

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Delaware’s Auto Plants Closed While Joe Biden Was Senator, Vice President

Delaware lost its only auto plants while Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden was in the United States Senate, representing the state, and serving as vice…

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Peter Navarro: Trump Up Against ‘Four Corners’ of America – Hollywood, Silicon Valley, Wall Street, NBA

President Trump is up against the “four corners” of America, including Hollywood’s elite, Wall Street executives, Silicon Valley tech giants, and the National Basketball Association’s…

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Republicans, Democrats Seek to Widen H-2B Visa Program as 20.6M Americans are Jobless

A handful of House Republicans, and two House Democrats, are circulating a plan asking the State Department to widen the H-2B visa program that brings…

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Joe Biden Ignores Record Offshoring of American Auto Jobs in Pitch to Auto Workers in Michigan

Democrat Joe Biden ignored his decades-long record on offshoring American auto jobs in a pitch to auto workers in Macomb County, Michigan, this week.

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Donald Trump: Joe Biden ‘Devoted His Career to Offshoring’ American Jobs to China

Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden “devoted his career to offshoring” American jobs, President Donald Trump said during a rally in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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No Labor Shortage: 20.6 Million Jobless Americans Want Full-Time Jobs

Tens of millions of Americans remain jobless, but all want full-time jobs, mostly as a result of economic shutdowns spurred by the Chinese coronavirus crisis,…

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Data: Reshoring of U.S. Jobs Spiked in 2019 But Offshoring Continues

Reshoring of jobs to the United States spiked in 2019 to the highest rate, outside the Great Recession period, since at least 2002, though corporations…

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American Professionals Increasingly Competing for Scarce U.S. Tech Jobs

American professionals are increasingly competing for limited tech jobs in the United States amid stay-at-home orders spurred by the Chinese coronavirus crisis, the latest job-seeker…

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Pennsylvania Investment Firm Outsourcing 1,300 U.S. Jobs to Infosys

The Vanguard Group, one of the largest financial employers in Pennsylvania, is outsourcing about 1,300 of its American staff to the India-based outsourcing firm Infosys.

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Blue Collar American Men Fall Out of Labor Force at Highest Rate in 20 Years

The labor force participation rate among working class, native-born American men has hit a 20-year low, research shows.

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No Labor Shortage: Working Class Americans Hardest Hit by Joblessness

Working class Americans are experiencing a higher level of unemployment than middle class and white-collar professionals — showing no signs of a labor shortage —…

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Chamber of Commerce Sues Trump to Import Foreign Workers While 26M Americans Jobless

The Chamber of Commerce has filed a lawsuit against President Trump, demanding the 300,000 businesses it represents be allowed to import foreign workers while more…

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Report: Trump’s Visa Suspension to Drive Up Wages for U.S. Professionals

President Trump’s suspension of various visa programs and regulatory reforms are set to give American workers newly found leverage in the job market, a report…

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