YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- U.S. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, wants to get a “better feel” for how America Makes works before deciding on whether to support President Obama’s call to establish other manufacturing sites across the country.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- U.S. Sen. Rob Portman will visit the city today, where he will tour City Machine Technologies and host a roundtable discussion on workforce training at Choffin Career & Technical Center.
At City Machine, which he will tour midday, Portman, R-Ohio, will host an employee town hall meeting. Later he will join Tom Humphries, president and CEO of the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber, and local business, education and community leaders at Choffin, which he will also tour.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson (R-16) today announced that he has been selected by the House Republican Steering Committee to service on the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, which is chaired by Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas.
Johnson noted in a prepared statement released by his office that his appointment enables him to have a voice regarding the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's "scientific justification for rules affecting Eastern and Southeastern Ohio."
WASHINGTON -- An amendment by U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown to establish a tax credit to create manufacturing jobs in communities that have suffered significant manufacturing jobs loss was included in legislation approved Thursday by a committee and passed on to the Senate for full debate.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan yesterday criticized the budget plan introduced earlier this week by U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, chairman of the House Budget Committee, in particular for its lack of strategic public investments like the kind that led Siemens Corp. to contribute $440 million in software an in-kind services to Youngstown State University.
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