Quote Originally Posted by GRG55 View Post
I agree, the President will again campaign on that Fortress America policy and remind people. But right now his demands that "GM do this" or "Ford do that" aren't looking all that effective, and I'm not sure he has the attention span to actually push through the policy linkages needed to move the new government money where it should really be going in that regard. Might come across as too much like what the Chinese have been doing?

If there is a revival of manufacturing and supply closer to home I think it will be Mexico that will be the winner, not Africa.
re: Mexico and Africa

Short term, agree. Longer term I think I could be right *if* (and that's a BIG if) any African countries can get their political act together to make the idea viable.