America's New Manufacturing: A Special Report

On April 23, Washington Post Live convened top elected officials, executives and innovators to discuss the new era of manufacturing in America.

Back to ‘Made in America’?

(Susan Walsh / ASSOCIATED PRESS)

  • Back to ‘Made in America’?

    Back to ‘Made in America’?

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  • Innovation: The jackpot for American manufacturers

    Innovation: The jackpot for American manufacturers

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  • It’s not the Jetsons, but...

    It’s not the Jetsons, but...

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  • Opinion: Dispelling myths about manufacturing

    Opinion: Dispelling myths about manufacturing

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Excerpts

Anthony Foxx

Anthony Foxx

Mayor of Charlotte, N.C.

Bill Haslam

Bill Haslam

Governor, Tennessee (R)

 

Sherrod Brown

U.S. Senator (D-Ohio)

Amy Klobuchar

U.S. Senator (D-Minn.)

Ron Bloom

Vice Chairman, Lazard Frères & Co; Former Assistant to President Obama for Manufacturing Policy

Bill Krueger

Senior Vice President, Nissan North America

Allan McArtor

Chairman, Airbus Americas

Fred Hochberg

Chair of Export-Import Bank of U.S.

Michael Gazarik

Associate Administrator, Space Technology Mission Directorate, NASA

Eric Spiegel

President and CEO, Siemens Corporation

Kirsten Billhardt

Manufacturing Industry Strategist, Dell

Michael Molnar

Chief Manufacturing Officer, NIST

William Gary

Vice President of Workforce Development, Northern Virginia Community College

Diana Peters

Executive Director, Symbol Training Institute

Jennifer McNelly

President, Manufacturing Institute