Washington, DC—Senators Benjamin L. Cardin, Sheldon Whitehouse and Jeff Merkley will hold a press conference this afternoon to discuss how the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act will strengthen America’s economy and help put unemployed Americans back to work. The HIRE Act is focused on four key job creation provisions which all enjoy bipartisan support. Senate Democrats are committed to pursuing a job creation agenda throughout the year and are hopeful that Republicans will join them in efforts to put America back to work.
WHO: Senator Benjamin L. Cardin
Senator Sheldon Whitehouse
Senator Jeff Merkley
WHAT: Press Conference
WHEN: Today, Monday, February 22, 2010, at 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: Senate Radio and TV Gallery