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  Donald Trump Trump claims credit for Shell plant announced under Obama
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Last EditedPA Indy  Aug 14, 2019 10:51am
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AuthorJill Colvin and Josh Boak
News DateWednesday, August 14, 2019 03:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionMONACA, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump sought to take credit Tuesday for a major manufacturing complex in western Pennsylvania in his latest effort to reinvigorate the Rust Belt support that sent him to the White House. He was cheered on by fluorescent-vest-clad workers who were paid to attend by Shell, their employer, which is building the facility.

Despite Trump’s claims, Shell announced its plans to build the complex in 2012, midway through President Barack Obama’s term in the White House.
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