Congressman Chuck Fleischmann Praises Expansion of Volkswagen Plant in Chattanooga

Jul 14, 2014

WASHINGTON− In response to Volkswagen’s announcement that it will expand its manufacturing plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Congressman Chuck Fleischmann released the following statement.

“The announcement of Volkswagen’s Chattanooga plant expansion and the creation of more the 2,000 new jobs is outstanding news not just for Chattanooga and Hamilton County, but for all of Tennessee. Chattanooga has been and will continue to be a prime business destination for national and international brands thanks to our strong workforce and Tennessee’s business friendly environment. I greatly appreciate Volkswagen’s commitment to Chattanooga, and am grateful for the economic impact it will continue to have in Tennessee.”

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