Resolve to buy American-made when you can

I do not usually make New Year’s resolutions, but this year I’m making one and am determined to keep it. I plan to buy “Made in the USA” products when possible.

What persuaded me was when looking for a sports team mask in a local store all I could find were made in China. Not only did the virus come from China now they are profiting from it to our demise. I urge my fellow Americans if you can afford it to make the same resolution. If a store doesn’t have a “Made in the USA” product you’re looking for, tell someone.

Together we can make a difference and help provide new jobs for the unemployed and pay honor to the over 350,000 Americans who have died this year alone. If we don’t change our buying habits and buy American made products, China will bury us all in time.

Jim Streby

Snohomish

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