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New Pipe Mill Near Houston Promises American ‘Manufacturing Revival’

McNair Center director Edward J. Egan is quoted on the impact of new manufacturing jobs created by a new steel pipe mill that opened in Bay City, southwest of Houston. Houston Public Media: http://bit.ly/2BuXFsw