Biden, Ducey, Kelly, Apple, Taiwan Semiconductor, north Phoenix, CHIPS Act, TSMC, semiconductors, Intel, iPhones, Apple iPhones, China, Taiwan, jobs, manufacturing, chips, Phoenix
Dec 6, 2022

Ducey, Biden cheer microchip plant, TSMC announces additional investment in Phoenix

Local, state and federal officials, including President Joe Biden, as well as industry leaders, descended on North Phoenix on Tuesday for a “first tool-in" event at a Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company factory that’s set to start producing microchips next year.

Afghanistan, refugee, Arizona, ASU, Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions, Osama bin Laden, China, Kabul, immigration
Oct 4, 2022

Afghan refugees, many with uncertain immigration status, struggle with daily life

Thousands of Afghan refugees who have come to the United States to escape the Taliban over the past two decades struggle with day-to-day tasks like finding jobs, opening bank accounts and getting driver’s licenses.

Ducey, free enterprise, unemployment benefits, Covid pandemic
Aug 30, 2022

Ducey to focus on semiconductors in Taiwan visit

Gov. Doug Ducey arrived in Taiwan on Tuesday for a visit focused on semiconductors, the critical chips that are used in everyday electronics and have become a battleground in the technology competition between the U.S. and China.

Jul 6, 2022

Trump is too polarizing to beat radical left

I hope the Democrats’ latest unethical, tax-wasting farce (Jan. 6 sitcom) to discredit a nemesis succeeds in keeping Donald Trump from running again.

Made in China manufacturing American made
Feb 4, 2022

Companies sponsoring Olympics enable China’s atrocities

As China prepares to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, Beijing recently made a stunning announcement. Any athlete speaking out “against Chinese laws and regulations” will be subject to “punishment.” Beijing claims it’s an “innocent party,” but the threat to athletes is just the latest act by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)—and proves it has much […]

Jan 24, 2022

Will Biden side with America’s solar industry or China?

President Biden has a big decision coming up. U.S. tariffs on solar panel imports are set to end on February 7. The president must decide whether to keep the tariffs, or let them expire.  If the American people have any say, the president will continue the tariffs. That’s because a new poll conducted by Morning […]

Made in China manufacturing American made
Jun 14, 2021

U.S. Consumers need country-of-origin labeling on internet

Congress must fight to ensure that America’s families know exactly what they’re buying online with their hard-earned money. Both the House and Senate should support country-of-origin labeling for all e-commerce transactions. Anything less could potentially put American lives at risk.

Hayworth, prescription drugs, Congress
Feb 12, 2021

America’s dependence on China for essential medicines a growing safety threat

Over the past year, the Covid pandemic has claimed many American lives. Millions are still out of work. This is the public toll of the virus. However, the disruption caused by the pandemic now runs deeper — and threatens the safety of America’s daily drug needs.

Dec 4, 2020

Arizona should take steps to reinvigorate recycling

These three actions would allow municipalities to innovate, making their recycling programs more expansive, cost-effective and profitable. We urge the Arizona Legislature to recognize the needs of municipalities and support their efforts to revitalize Arizona’s recycling sector.

Made in China manufacturing American made
Nov 30, 2020

Biden Manufacturing Plan Requires Major Increase in U.S. Mining

Instead of increased reliance on mineral production in China, a major polluter, Washington should encourage domestic mining under world-leading environmental and labor standards. Turning a blind eye to China’s pollution, labor abuses, and human rights violations should no longer be tolerated.

Sep 28, 2020

Globalism can’t compete with an aggressive China

To reduce strategic vulnerabilities and lessen global environmental harm, Congress should speed the domestic production of key metals and minerals. The U.S. already adheres to the world’s strictest mining safety and environmental standards. It makes no sense to tolerate China’s continued stranglehold over these key commodities.

Jul 7, 2020

Bring American industry back from China now

There is growing congressional interest in finally confronting China over its predatory trade practices. But while talk continues in Washington over the right policy response, China keeps picking off key parts of U.S. manufacturing, including the automotive industry.