14 Mar '17, 6am

Ex-governor: US should look to Singapore on how to bring back jobs

Ex-governor: US should look to Singapore on how to bring back jobs

Look to Singapore - said former Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm in response to a question about how President-elect Donald Trump's administration can bring back manufacturing jobs to the US. She was responding to a question put to her by a Yale student at a recent live townhall show by CNN. Clips of the show have recently been making the rounds online in Singapore. Mr Kyle Tierney, who supports Mr Trump, asked the former Clinton surrogate: "Trump has promised to bring back manufacturing jobs. How do you see the Trump administration distancing itself from continuing crony capitalism and making sure that the government isn't picking winners and losers in a tweet or press conference?" In her reply, Ms Granholm said it "is not just about taxes" and asked the audience to consider which country "does it best". She shared that she posed the same question to a business roundta...

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