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Email: anne_kolton@americanchemistry.com

WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 24, 2012) - The American Chemistry Council today launched advertisements commending Senator Joe Manchin for his support of policies that will build a strong manufacturing base in America.

"As one of America's largest manufacturing industries, we want to acknowledge Senator Manchin's leadership on issues that will stimulate our economy and get people in West Virginia and across the country back to work, like a comprehensive energy policypro-growth tax policies and rational science-based regulation ," explained Cal Dooley , President and CEO of the American Chemistry Council.

Dooley added, "In a time when so much of the political discussion Americans see is negative, it's important to highlight the positive work Senator Manchin is doing to promote the two most important issues facing our country-economic growth and job creation."

The advertisements will run on broadcast television in the Charleston-Huntington, Bluefield-Beckley and Clarksburg-Weston media markets for three weeks. The ads will encourage constituents to contact Senator Manchin's office and tell him to keep up the good work.

You can view the ad below or here .

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