30 Nov '12, 3pm

[email protected], @MarkUdall join #veterans, other lawmakers 2 push 4 #PTC extension: #windworks #vets4wind

Senators Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Mark Udall (D-Colo.), Reps. Steve King (R-Iowa) and Jerry McNerney (D-Calif.), and 40 veterans--many of whom have found post-military careers in the wind energy industry--joined Wednesday for a Capitol Hill news conference to urge that an extension of the production tax credit for wind energy (PTC) be included in year-end legislation to continue as many as 60 expiring tax provisions. The lawmakers and veterans came together around one message to Congress: Stop delaying the extension of the wind PTC and secure American jobs and energy security now. "The production tax credit for wind is working and should be part of the effort in Washington to help get more Americans – and more veterans – working,” Mr. Grassley said. “Certainty about tax policy and affordable energy are factors for economic growth, and as much energy as possible – both t...

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