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Jun 5, 2012

Although the manufacturing sector continues to play a vital role in the US economy and provide millions of American jobs, the US manufacturing sector has faced significant challenges in recent decades. Rotarian Mary Isbister, President of GenMet, provided a brief primer on the current state of manufacturing in the U.S. as well as the biggest challenges currently facing American manufacturers. She describes what this means to Wisconsin and what she believes we can do to ensure that manufacturing continues to provide the bulk of US exports, contribute the majority of research and development, and protect our nation.