Congressman Thomas M. Reynolds Honored For Exemplary Voting on Key Manufacturing Issues
Goulds Pumps, ITT Industries Calls Congressman Reynolds
A "True Friend to the People Who Make Things in America"
January 25, 2001, Seneca Falls, NY. Congressman Thomas M. Reynolds has been awarded the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence in recognition of his consistent support of American manufacturing and their employees, NAM member Goulds Pumps, ITT Industries¹ Douglas Bingler President Goulds Pumps Water Technologies, announced today.
The award is given by the NAM - one of the nation¹s largest and most
influential business groups - to senators and representatives based on their voting records on key legislation affecting the manufacturing community. Its recipients have shown support for a pro-growth, pro-manufacturing, pro-worker agenda. Members of Congress are notified as "Key Votes" used to determine eligibility for the award.
"Congressman Reynold¹s voting record shows a true understanding of
manufacturing¹s key role in the strength of our economy and a willingness to cast the critical votes that will boost competitiveness, job creation and prosperity for working Americans," said Bingler. Key Manufacturing votes for the 106th Congress include permanent normal trade relations with China, tax cuts, trade expansion and e-commerce expansion among others.
"On behalf of Goulds Pumps, ITT Industries and our employees I thank
Congressman Tom Reynolds for championing the causes that will allow U.S. manufacturers and their employees to continue to drive our economy to new heights," Douglas Bingler concluded.
Congressman Reynolds will be honored at a special luncheon at the Goulds Pumps, ITT Industries facility in Seneca Falls NY, on Friday January 26, 2001.
Goulds Pumps Water Technologies (www.goulds.com) have been a leader in the design and manufacture of agricultural, commercial and residential pumps and accessories for over 150 years. Based in Seneca Falls NY,
Goulds Pumps is a Division of ITT Industries¹ Fluid Technology Group.
ITT Industries, Inc. (www.ittind.com) is a global engineering and
manufacturing company with leading positions in the markets it serves. The company reported 1999 sales of $4.6 billion from its four segments:
Connectors and Switches, Defense Products & Services, Pumps & Complementary Products, and Specialty Products. Headquartered in White Plains, New York, the company employs approximately 38,000 people around the world. In
addition to the New York Stock Exchange, ITT Industries is traded on the Midwest, Pacific, London, Paris and Frankfurt exchanges.
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