WASHINGTON, D. C. – On Thursday, February 19, 2015, at 2:00 P.M., U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) will visit Cherokee County. The visit marks the twenty-fifth stop in the Senator’s statewide tour, during which he will visit each of Alabama’s 67 counties. Shelby issued the following statement on the visit:
“Throughout my time in the United States Senate, I have made it a top priority to visit all 67 counties in Alabama every year,” said Shelby. “The focus of my statewide travel will be to hear from my constituents about the impact of the Obama Administration’s policies on middle class families, job creation, and economic growth. I believe these visits are an excellent opportunity for us to discuss the important issues currently facing our state and nation.”
WHO: U.S. Senator Richard Shelby
WHAT: Jobs and Industry Visit
WHEN: Thursday, February 19, 2015, at 2:00 P.M.
WHERE: American Apparel Inc., 800 Cedar Bluff Road, Centre, AL
Since 1987, the beginning of Shelby’s first term in the U.S. Senate, he has held more than 1,900 county visits in Alabama. This visit will mark the 1,901st county visit of his career.