Sen. Richard Shelby continuing state industry tour

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby will visit a Bibb County business Thursday.{} Senator Shelby will meet with employees at Scott Davis Timber Company in Brent, January 23.{} It is all about job creation. The visit marks the 21st stop in Shelby's statewide jobs and industry tour.{} In the tour, he will visit a business in each of Alabama's 67 counties. "It is critical that I hear firsthand from job creators and workers how federal policies are affecting economic growth, and what we can do to create more jobs in Alabama," said Senator Shelby.{} "These conversations with my constituents have always played a critical role in informing how I vote on issues before the Senate."Since 1987, the beginning of Shelby's first term in the U.S. Senate, he has held more than 1,800 county visits in Alabama.