President Donald Trump speaks at the Pennsylvania Shell ethylene cracker plant on Tuesday in Monaca, Pa. (AP Photo)
MONACA — The president is crackers about the cracker plant – and job creation and the economy.
He touted all of them – and himself – Tuesday afternoon.
The commander in chief, Donald Trump, was in Potter Township, Beaver County, touring the massive petrochemical complex Royal Dutch Shell is constructing along the Ohio River. Air Force One landed at Pittsburgh International Airport around 1 p.m. and Trump arrived at the worksite about 40 minutes later, to check out one of the most ambitious industrial projects launched in Southwestern Pennsylvania in decades.
An estimated crowd of 5,000, most of them plant employees, jammed inside one of the buildings to