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Current Trade Deficit:    
Is Obama Serious About Green Manufacturing?
Alan Tonelson
Friday, January 25, 2013
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“We cannot cede to other nations the technology that will power new jobs and new industries—we must claim its promise.”
--President Obama, Inaugural Address, January 21, 2013

Days left for Obama administration to block sale of advanced battery maker A123 Systems to a Chinese firm:  8

(Source: “Advanced American Technology Set to Transfer to China,” The Washington Free Beacon, January 23, 2013,

Alan Tonelson is a Research Fellow at the U.S. Business & Industry Educational Foundation and the author of The Race to the Bottom: Why a Worldwide Worker Surplus and Uncontrolled Free Trade are Sinking American Living Standards (Westview Press).