Published on 15th February 2017 by

What do Trump’s economic promises to the manufacturing industry mean to voters in Erie, Pennsylvania?

Subscribe on YouTube: http://bit.ly/1BycsJW

Manufacturing jobs in Erie have been declining since the ‘70s, and the county bet on Donald Trump to revive them — after voting for Obama twice. One small business owner says, “We’ve never seen anything like him before and I think that scares people, but I think the people who voted for him, they are hopeful.”

For more, explore the full “Betting on Trump” series from FRONTLINE, Marketplace and PBS NewsHour:
Betting on Trump: Coal (West Virginia) http://bit.ly/2l9eVbu
Betting on Trump: Water (California’s Central Valley) http://bit.ly/2lkJBIS

Twitter: https://twitter.com/frontlinepbs
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/frontline
Google+: https://plus.google.com/+frontline/posts

FRONTLINE is streaming more than 200 documentaries online, for free, here: http://to.pbs.org/hxRvQP

FRONTLINE is made possible by PBS and CPB. Major support is provided by The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Additional support is provided by the Park Foundation, the John and Helen Glessner Family Trust, the Wyncote Foundation and Jon and Jo Ann Hagler on behalf of the Jon L. Hagler Foundation.

Category Tag

Add your comment

Your email address will not be published.