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WHAT THEY’RE SAYING: Support for Scalise Manufacturing Bill Grows Ahead of House Vote To Bolster Job CreationNovember 20, 2014 | Blog Post
The U.S. House of Representatives will vote today on important legislation that will boost our country’s manufacturing base and create jobs. H.R. 4795, the Promoting New Manufacturing Act, authored by House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), is a commonsense bill that works to bring jobs and investment back to America.
Last week, President Obama announced he had cut a carbon deal with China that would require the U.S. to take drastic action to reduce emissions while asking little of China in return. While the U.S. would commit to new reductions by 2025, China’s President Xi Jinping did not commit to any emissions reductions and only pledged to try and cap emissions by 2030.