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Statement by U.S. Secretary of Labor Acosta on President Trump’s Infrastructure Proposal

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta issued the following statement regarding the release of President Trump’s proposal to invest in American infrastructure:

“Modernizing our nation’s infrastructure is essential to continuing strong economic and job growth. President Trump’s bold plan will not only create jobs in construction industries, but will also support job growth across many industries from transportation to technology. The Department of Labor is prepared to help Americans close the skills gap and overcome licensing barriers to fill open, family-sustaining jobs.”

Office of the Secretary
February 12, 2018
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Contact: Eric Holland
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