Brindisi: New Investment Creates Good-Paying Jobs, Puts Southern Tier at Forefront of Growing Hemp Industry
Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) released the following statement after news that Canopy Growth will locate a hemp processing center in the Southern Tier, a $150 million investment that will bring approximately 400 jobs to New York’s 22nd congressional district:
“This exciting investment will not only create hundreds of good-paying jobs, it also puts the Southern Tier at the forefront of a brand-new industry. This is exactly the innovative, forward-thinking action we need to grow our economy and create opportunity for people in the Southern Tier. Thank you to Senator Schumer for leading on this important issue,” Brindisi says.