Lake County agencies working to change perception of manufacturing

The News-Herald

There’s a conversation that U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown had with a White House staffer several years ago that sticks out in his mind.

That staffer said to Brown, D-Ohio, “You know, everyone in America wants there to be more manufacturing, but nobody wants their kid to do it.”

The statement plus observations Brown made throughout Ohio inspired him to think, “ ‘How do you get young people interested in a very different manufacturing from what their parents or grandparents may think manufacturing might look like today?”

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