March 10, 2017

Manchin Statement on New Jobs in West Virginia

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) today issued the following statement on the announcement that Weirton, West Virginia will be the site for the first U.S. manufacturing operation for Bidell Gas Compression.

“I’m thrilled that Bidell Gas Compression is making this investment in West Virginia. This is great news for the residents of Weirton and the entire state of West Virginia. During my time as United States Senator, I have been committed to enhancing our job climate so every West Virginian is able to have a good paying job.  I’m proud to have cohosted 16 job fairs to connect companies with West Virginia workers, and will continue this program in the future. I applaud Bidell Gas Compression for recognizing our state’s aptitude for prosperity and for pursuing this expansion.”