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Shapiro Releases Plan to Boost PA Economy
Democratic candidate for governor Josh Shapiro announced his strategy to give Pennsylvania’s economy a jolt and making it easier to do business in the Keystone State during a campaign stop in Dunmore on Monday.
“Under my administration, Pennsylvania will lead the nation in biotech and autonomous vehicles – we’ll connect businesses with leading research institutions, get companies access to capital, and create a talent pipeline from high school and college to the workforce,” said Shapiro in a press release. “As Governor, I’ll lead the way to reignite our economy, ensuring businesses come to Pennsylvania and stay here, and making our Commonwealth a national leader for innovation, manufacturing, and job creation.”
Shapiro’s strategy focuses on four prongs:
Attracting New Businesses and Spurring Innovation and Manufacturing in Pennsylvania . He wants to make Pennsylvania a national leader in innovation by supporting growth industries like biotech, robotics, and autonomous vehicles.
Creating an Economic Climate That Facilitates Growth . The current Attorney General proposes a new Office of Economic Growth and Workforce Development that will report directly to the Governor. This would help businesses cut through red tape, secure permits and licenses, and create jobs here in Pennsylvania.
Embracing the Commonwealth’s Role as an Energy […]