PHILADELPHIA, July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time in a modern American presidential campaign, a debate on trade and manufacturing policy has taken center stage in both parties.
The Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) is hosting a conversation about why these issues matter for our economy, our children's future and our politics today.
Recent focus group and polling data show these topics are driving voters' decisions on which candidate to select. Both Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump have been aggressive in defining their plans for trade and manufacturing.
Confirmed Speakers Include:
- Gene Sperling, key economic adviser to Hillary Clinton
- Leo Gerard, president of the United Steelworkers
- Rep. John Garamendi (D-CA 3rd District)
- Mark Mellman, award-winning pollster for Democratic leaders
- Scott Paul, president of the Alliance for American Manufacturing
- Mike Langford, president of the Utility Workers Union of America
- Tom Conway, international vice president of the United Steelworkers
2 p.m. ET Monday, July 25
Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Speeches and Panel Discussion; Mult Box provided
Jet Moody, [email protected] 202-695-8216
Scott Treibitz, 703-626-1407
The Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) is a non-profit, non-partisan partnership formed in 2007 by some of America's leading manufacturers and the United Steelworkers. Our mission is to strengthen American manufacturing and create new private-sector jobs through smart public policies. For more information, visit: www.americanmanufacturing.org
SOURCE Alliance for American Manufacturing