Four years after he won the Midwest by vowing to revitalize the U.S. manufacturing workforce, President Donald Trump is campaigning for reelection on a job well done. The numbers tell a different story.
The president's anti-trade agenda and a pandemic-induced recession have combined to shutter factories and accelerate trends toward automation.
October 29, 2020
Trump hails ‘manufacturing miracle’ as factories bleed jobs – POLITICO