Posted on October 19, 2012
MARYVILLE – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander today released the following statement on Governor Haslam's announcement that Nissan will be adding a third shift for the first time ever to its Smyrna vehicle-assembly plant, adding 810 new jobs:
"This is more evidence that Nissan’s arrival in Tennessee thirty years ago was the most important decision in recent history to help raise Tennessee family incomes. Governor Haslam and Nissan workers deserve our thanks for providing an environment for creating good new jobs."
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