MO Nixon Ford
Gov. Nixon recently celebrated the rollout of the all-new, Missouri-made Ford Transit, part of the continued rebirth of the American auto industry.
TN Haslam Academics
TN Gov. Haslam is creating a more seamless path between high school, post secondary education or training, and the workforce.
VA McAuliffe Jobs
Gov. McAuliffe promotes Virginia's robust, skilled workforce and improved cost competitiveness in encouraging businesses to relocate to the state.
NC McCrory Workforce
Gov. McCrory recently announced "NCWorks" to focus on one goal – connecting North Carolina jobs with North Carolina people.

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Aerospace Manufacturing Takes Off in Southern States!

SGA releases report on regional advanced manufacturing strategy.

Area Development magazine touts American South strength!

Learn about SGA's work on advanced manufacturing in the American South.

Check out NBC's coverage of manufacturing in the American South.

"Driving Innovation From the Middle" examines the role of middle-skill jobs in the American South’s economy.


Daily Press Briefs

7/24/2014 Gov. Fallin: Oklahoma’s Jobless Rate Dips to Lowest Level in Nearly Six Years June rate dropped to 4.5 percent; 3,100 jobs added in trade, transportation and utilities sectors. [Read More]
7/23/2014 Gov. Beshear Announces Industrial Development Investments for Eastern Kentucky SiteProject will bring infrastructure investments; global animal nutrition company will be first occupant. [Read More]
7/22/2014 MO Gov. Nixon to Visit Commercial-Scale Cellulosic Ethanol Plant Project LIBERTY will use next-generation technology to produce fuel from biomass. [Read More]

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