Update: Watch the remarks here.
The Chief Executive Officer of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) David Long and association President Larry Beltramo issued the following statement announcing the visit of Vice President Mike Pence; Ivanka Trump, Advisor to the President; and John Pallasch, Assistant Secretary of Labor for the Employment and Training Administration, to NECA-member company, Miller Electric Company:
“On behalf of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), we are pleased to announce that this Friday, July 26, 2019, Vice President Mike Pence; Ms. Ivanka Trump, Advisor to the President; and Mr. John Pallasch, Assistant Secretary of Labor for the Employment and Training Administration will visit Miller Electric Company to meet with NECA representatives while they are touring several facilities in Jacksonville, Florida.
"NECA commends the administration for the ‘Pledge to America’s Workers’ and the commitment it represents to our members and the American workforce. We are truly honored that the Vice President and Ms. Trump will tour a premier NECA contractor during their short visit to the city of Jacksonville. This tour is particularly important for NECA as it takes place in celebration of the one-year anniversary of NECA signing the Pledge to America’s Workers in Tampa, Florida.”
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