By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, March 10 2011 @ 04:29 PM EST
Sens. Alexander and Casey Join Efforts to Save Protect 10,000 Manufacturing, Agriculture, Production Jobs Across the Country
Unfair Tariff Encourages American Companies to Move Factories to Mexico, Canada
Menendez: “Leveling Playing Field will Help Us Create Jobs in New Jersey, Not Overseas”
Ending an unfair advantage for foreign shirt manufacturers will help protect as many as 10,000 American jobs – including 300 manufacturing jobs in New Jersey – a bi-partisan group of Senators said today. US Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) joined with Senators Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Bob Casey (D-PA) to lead the fight to help refund many of the unfair duties on domestic shirt makers – leveling the playing field for American businesses and protecting American workers.