Energy revolution powers Exxon job announcement

Jay Timmons, President and CEO of National Association of Manufacturers, posted a blog about some exciting manufacturing news in the organization’s Shopfloor blog.

Great news out of Houston today. Exxon Mobil Corporation announced it will be investing in manufacturing jobs in Texas and Louisiana—to the tune of $20 billion over 10 years. This announcement is important because it demonstrates the connection between domestic energy production and manufacturing. These investments will lead to the creation of thousands of high-paying manufacturing jobs, and it’s all made possible thanks to the domestic energy revolution.

Full blog here.