ACC Launches Issue Ads Highlighting Sen. Blunt

Ads focus on Blunt's bipartisanship, strong economic record

Jan 14, 2016, 10:21 ET from American Chemistry Council

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council (ACC) will run advertisements highlighting Sen. Roy Blunt's (R-MO) dedication to improve our economy and help businesses grow.

"Sen. Blunt is a bipartisan problem solver in Washington who has worked to overcome partisan gridlock and strengthen our economy," explained ACC President and CEO Cal Dooley. "He has been a champion of commonsense policies that keep taxes low and eliminate regulatory burdens so job creators can thrive. His leadership has been critical to America's manufacturing sector and small businesses in Missouri and across our nation."

"Chemistry is the third largest manufacturing industry in Missouri," continued Dooley. "Because of chemistry's impact in the state and as representatives of one of the nation's largest manufacturing sectors, we want to acknowledge Sen. Blunt's commitment and leadership on key issues that help our economy."

The ads for Sen. Blunt will run for two weeks throughout Missouri, including St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield, and will encourage constituents to contact the office of the Senator to tell him to keep up the good work.

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The American Chemistry Council (ACC) represents the leading companies engaged in the business of chemistry. ACC members apply the science of chemistry to make innovative products and services that make people's lives better, healthier and safer. ACC is committed to improved environmental, health and safety performance through Responsible Care®, common sense advocacy designed to address major public policy issues, and health and environmental research and product testing. The business of chemistry is an $801 billion enterprise and a key element of the nation's economy. It is the nation's largest exporter, accounting for fourteen percent of all U.S. exports. Chemistry companies are among the largest investors in research and development. Safety and security have always been primary concerns of ACC members, and they have intensified their efforts, working closely with government agencies to improve security and to defend against any threat to the nation's critical infrastructure.


SOURCE American Chemistry Council