Alexander Praises Alcoa Expansion

Says announcement “fits right into Tennessee’s growing status” for auto jobs

Posted on May 2, 2013

“Auto jobs now represent 30 percent of Tennessee’s manufacturing jobs, and announcements like this mean that number will continue to grow.” – Lamar Alexander 

MEMPHIS, May 2 – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on Alcoa’s expansion plans:

“Alcoa’s announcement fits right into Tennessee’s growing status as the premier location for auto suppliers. Auto jobs now represent 30 percent of Tennessee’s manufacturing jobs, and announcements like this mean that number will continue to grow.”

 

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