Obama administration official tours LB Steel

The Northwest Indiana Times -- July 2015.  A high-ranking Obama administration official visited a steel plant in Harvey when the White House named a dozen new 'Investing in Manufacturing Community Partnership' manufacturing communities nationwide as part of its initiative to create more jobs. This visit highlighted the work of the Chicago Metro Metal Consortium, which represents the more than 3,700 metals companies such as LB Steel that employ more than 100,000 workers in the greater Chicago region.