Rockefeller Introduces Advanced Manufacturing Bill

Sen. Jay Rockefeller is the latest Washington politician to push “advanced manufacturing” as a national priority. The West Virginia Democrat introduced a bill in Senate July 8 to train workers in new and emerging manufacturing fields… Several universities will be involved in the program, including MIT, Carnegie Mellon University and the Georgia Institute of Technology. It also will involve industrial partners, including Caterpillar Inc., Allegheny Technologies and Dow Chemical Co.