On the line: Manufacturing in New Hampshire

By New Hampshire Public Radio

Mar 28, 2017

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Manufacturing jobs were once the cornerstone of the New Hampshire economy, and in turn, the state’s middle class. The assembly lines and factory floors gave workers with limited education—but a willingness to work—an opportunity to earn a livable wage.

But innovation, automation and international trade have erased many of these jobs during the past few decades. For NHPR's three-part series On the Line: Manufacturing in New Hampshire, reporter Todd Bookman explores what’s been lost, would could be regained, and what leaders in the manufacturing sector want to see from their elected officials.

Check out the series at nhpr.org (http://nhpr.org/topic/line-manufacturing-new-hampshire#stream/0).

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