President Obama's Plan to Win the Future by Investing in Advanced Manufacturing Technologies [January 25, 2011] [open pdf - 20KB]
This White House fact sheet discusses President Obama's 2011 State of the Union speech and the president's goal of investing in advanced manufacturing technologies. "The President recognizes that manufacturing is critical to America's long-term economic competitiveness and our ability to win the future. It is not enough to invent new technologies in America; we must also invest in the ability to manufacture those technologies in America. President Obama proposes to support both the development and commercial deployment of advanced manufacturing technologies. These technologies can both revitalize existing manufacturing industries and support the development of new products in emerging industries like clean energy."