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Sen. Richard Shelby continuing state industry tour

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U.S. Senator Richard Shelby will visit a Bibb County business Thursday.  Senator Shelby will meet with employees at Scott Davis Timber Company in Brent, January 23.  It is all about job creation. The visit marks the 21st stop in Shelby's statewide jobs and industry tour.  In the tour, he will visit a business in each of Alabama's 67 counties.

"It is critical that I hear firsthand from job creators and workers how federal policies are affecting economic growth, and what we can do to create more jobs in Alabama," said Senator Shelby.  "These conversations with my constituents have always played a critical role in informing how I vote on issues before the Senate."

Since 1987, the beginning of Shelby's first term in the U.S. Senate, he has held more than 1,800 county visits in Alabama.

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