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Manufacturing Redux Benefits Texas Gulf Coast

by Andrew Schneider
Mar 28, 2013 (Morning Edition / KUHF-FM) — Millions of Americans have lost factory jobs over the past decade, but U.S. manufacturing is coming back to life. And that's in large measure because of the discovery of abundant supplies of cheap natural gas. The gas can be used to fire up plants, and its byproducts can be used to make chemicals. All of that is creating jobs.

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