Scarnati Issues Statement on U.S. Steel Investment

(HARRISBURG) – Today Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) issued the following statement applauding U.S. Steel’s investment announcement.

“Today, the Pittsburgh region received a strong commitment to the future of family-sustaining jobs, our communities, and the environment. U.S. Steel’s announcement of a more than $1 billion investment into state-of-the-art technology for Mon Valley Works continues to position Pennsylvania as a global leader in advanced steel manufacturing.

“This investment will ensure our steelworkers will have the skills and training to continue being leaders among the advanced manufacturing global workforce, securing the next generation of a steel workforce.

“I congratulate U.S. Steel on this investment and look forward to seeing continued global advancement in the steel industry, right here in the Pittsburgh region.”

CONTACT: Kate Flessner kflessner@pasen.gov (717) 787-7084