04/23/14 12:15 PM
Boeing's increased rate of commercial jet manufacturing is starting to pay off for shareholders. In the first three months of this year, 161 new airplanes rolled off the company's assembly lines — more jets than the same period last year. That increased rate contributed to a $965 million...
By Betsy Woodruff | 04/22/14 12:08 PM
A report arguing for the need for more low-skilled immigrants has irked some Republican congressmen. At issue is a paper released last month called “A crucial piece of the puzzle: Demographic change and why immigrants are needed to fill America's less-skilled labor gap.”
04/18/14 10:30 PM
PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) — Boeing Co. will pay $47 million to hundreds of current and former Southern California employees who are owed back pay and benefits, a union announced Friday. An arbitrator ruled against the aerospace giant in January and laid down guidelines for the payments and...
By Timothy P. Carney | 04/08/14 05:14 PM
Democratic Congresswoman Maxine Waters — "a dynamic liberal Democrat who champions the causes of the poor and downtrodden," as the liberal press calls her — held a rally of sorts at the Capitol on Tuesday. Waters' cause: supporting the federal agency called the Export-Import Bank, which...
03/27/14 07:30 AM
TOKYO (AP) — ANA is ordering 70 aircraft with a list price of 1.7 trillion yen ($17 billion) from Boeing Co. and Airbus, in the largest order in the Japanese carrier's history. Thursday's orders underline ANA's ambition to become one of the world's leading airlines as well as Japan's tourism...
By Timothy P. Carney | 03/21/14 05:42 PM
President Obama's favorite export agency devoted two-thirds of its taxpayer-backed loan guarantees to subsidize Boeing sales last fiscal year. The Export-Import Bank of the United States is a federal agency that subsidizes U.S. exports through loans and loan guarantees to foreign buyers of...
By Byron York | 04/22/14
By Byron York | 04/23/14
By Joel Gehrke | 04/22/14
By Washington Examiner | 04/23/14
By Ashe Schow | 04/23/14