Linda Sánchez Applauds So. Cal’s Selection for Manufacturing Initiative (May 29, 2014)
Washington, DC- Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (D-CA) released the following statement today after the Department of Commerce announced Southern California was selected to be one of twelve communities participating in the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership Program (IMCP).
“Southern California has the resources, infrastructure and trained workforce to make this manufacturing partnership a success,” said Rep. Linda Sánchez. “The IMCP will bring advanced manufacturing jobs to the region and allow Southern California to continue being a leader in innovation and cutting edge technology.
As a member of the Ways & Means Committee, I look forward to working with local leaders, my congressional colleagues, and the Department of Commerce to support innovative Southern California businesses as they build upon our strong foundation of cutting-edge domestic manufacturing.”
Congresswoman Sánchez serves as the Ranking Member of the House Committee on Ways and Means Manufacturing Tax Reform Working Group, which reviews current tax law for the U.S. manufacturing sector.