March 28, 2013
Statement on the Layoff Announcement from Caterpillar Inc.
MADISON – The following is a statement of Senate Democratic Leader Chris Larson on the announcement of layoffs at Caterpillar Inc. in Milwaukee.
“Today’s news is devastating for Wisconsin’s middle-class families. My heart goes out to all those families, small businesses and neighborhoods affected and I pledge my unwavering support for all those touched by this announcement.
“While we work with labor and management to protect and retain Wisconsin jobs, I’m ready to be a resource to make sure we get all hard-working Wisconsinites back to work.”