05/14/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/14/2021 19:41
Washington, D.C. - This week, Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. (CA-36) led a meeting with Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary Pete Buttigieg to discuss the American Jobs Plan and equity in transportation. Dr. Ruiz is Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and released the following statement after this week's meeting.
'This week, I led a meeting with Secretary Pete Buttigieg to discuss how we can create good-paying jobs right here in the 36th District with the American Jobs Plan,' Dr. Ruiz said. 'The American Jobs Plan is the right solution at the right time to create jobs, boost our local economy, and build the clean infrastructure of the future. I look forward to working with Secretary Buttigieg and the Biden administration to pass the American Jobs Plan through Congress and bring federal dollars home to our communities.'