Obama mentioned in last night's SOTU the launch of three new manufacturing innovation institutes, "where businesses will partner with the Departments of Defense and Energy to turn regions left behind by globalization into global centers of high-tech jobs," and he repeated his call for a total of 15 of these hubs.
The first one is live in Youngstown, Ohio.
Say, I know a region that was hit hard by globalization.
So, are these things worth having?
And if so, how do we get one?