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By Amber ThomasJan 30, 2023

The new CHIPS+ law contains billions of dollars for significant manufacturing and R&D incentives to build the U.S. semiconductor industry. Funding opportunities are set to begin this month. We take a look at what's in the law and what you need to know.

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By Amber ThomasJan 17, 2023

The 118th Congress begins with a Republican-controlled House under new leadership in both parties. On the GOP side. Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) will serve as the 55th speaker of the house and Rep. Steve Scalise (LA) as majority leader.

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By Kathy Keyes WebsterJan 17, 2023

Hardinge shifted manufacturing of its Talent Series lathes from Taiwan to Elmira, New York, and won the 2022 National Metalworking Reshoring Award as a result. They point out the benefits and offers words of advice to other companies looking to reshore.

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By Ryan KellyDec 13, 2022

California manufacturers have collected millions of dollars in tax credits and incentives, and now that service is available to Ohio manufacturers, too.

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By Kathy Keyes WebsterDec 06, 2022

Join Harry Moser, the founder of the Reshoring Initiative, for Moser on Manufacturing, a new podcast series on bringing manufacturing back home.

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By Amber ThomasNov 14, 2022

The immediate results of the midterms left more questions than answers. The Red Wave never materialized, surprising both parties. Democrats maintain control of the Senate, and with several races too close to call, control of the House remains undetermined.

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By Amber ThomasNov 04, 2022

Several new laws enacted in the 117th Congress – some bipartisan – represent more than $1.5 trillion in programs aimed at reinforcing the U.S. industrial base and reducing our reliance on foreign sources for critical minerals, technologies, and products.

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By Harry MoserOct 13, 2022

Hardinge Inc., a multinational machine tool and accessories builder with global headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, received the 2022 National Metalworking Reshoring Award in recognition of its success in bringing manufacturing back to the United States.

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By Harry MoserOct 10, 2022

The Reshoring Initiative*, in conjunction with the PMA, AMT, NTMA, and SME is looking to recognize companies for successful reshoring projects.

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By Harry MoserAug 10, 2022

In part two, I discuss the reshoring decision shift based on “doing the math” with TCO (total cost of ownership). I also look at workforce development and future projections.

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