Made in America Manufacturing Act

New York News
1:00 pm
Mon February 18, 2013

NY Sen. Gillibrand touts manufacturing legislation

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand
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EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. (AP) — Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is making a couple of stops in upstate New York to talk about new federal legislation to boost high-tech manufacturing across the state.

Gillibrand says her first bill in the new Congress would create a federal funding competition encouraging regional public-private partnerships to spur growth of local manufacturing industries, especially in clean-tech and high-tech manufacturing.

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