I’m with you all the way. The US was leading solar panel production until giving that up to China. The US could lead again.
I’m a Bernie Sanders social democrat, not a Trump supporter, but I think on this point it doesn’t matter. We can agree that moving away from a war-centric economy would be great for everyone in the long run, and with a good social safety net, even those currently working in the MIC can be retrained. It is not like we don’t have the money. We just have the wrong priorities.