Detroit News Columnist Daniel Howes and Michigan Radio are partnering in weekly essays examining what's hot in Michigan business and politics -- and what it all means. This week, Howes says Michigan needs to step it up if it wants to compete for jobs in the manufacturing bonanza President Donald Trump is trying to engineer. The states that don’t have the tools to play will be losers, and right now Michigan doesn’t really have the tools.

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