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Successful ABC 2020 wraps up with a focus on recovery

by National Marine Manufacturers Association 16 May 04:41 PDT
2020 American Boating Congress (ABC) © National Marine Manufacturers Association

NMMA wrapped up a successful virtual 2020 American Boating Congress (ABC) yesterday with a full slate of presentations from several Trump administration officials, political strategists and an economist. Hundreds of participants joined the virtual event again for its second day of programming, where panelists discussed the economic and political landscape amid the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

The afternoon panel session kicked off with a conversation with Department of Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia, who spoke about the challenges the Department has recently faced, shifting from a strong economy and record job creation in the beginning of the year to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Secretary Scalia discussed the April jobs report and the impacts on the workforce and the economy that the Department expects to see as we continue towards a period of recovery. He also highlighted the administration's efforts to get American workers and businesses back to work as soon as possible and the importance of reopening the economy while keeping workers safe.

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