May. 14, 2019

WHAT: Rep. Josh Kail (R-Beaver/Washington) and House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) will discuss the economic benefits of the Shell manufacturing facility and the “EnergizePA” initiative, a pro-growth, pro-jobs legislative package designed to encourage job growth and redevelop infrastructure with no new fees or taxes.

WHO: Kail; Turzai; Chris Petrone, legislative director, International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 66; Matt Smith, president,
Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce; and other southwestern Pennsylvania House members and bill sponsors.

WHEN: Thursday, May 16, at 10 a.m.

WHERE: The press conference will take place on the hillside overlooking Shell petrochemical plant site. GPS to Heritage Valley Health System Building, 79 Wagner Road, Monaca. From there, follow event signs to cul-de-sac and park along the street.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: Barring any technical difficulties, the event will stream live on

Media contact: Abbey Haslam, 717.260.6222,