Paul Ryan visits Janesville’s Dollar General facility
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) — U.S. Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan visited his hometown of Janesville Saturday. He celebrated the opening of a new Dollar General Distribution Facility that is bringing hundreds of jobs to the area.
Nearly 1,000 visitors toured the facility where employees had the chance to show their families around. Representatives from the company as well as House Speaker Paul Ryan spoke about the facility and its impact.
“This is part of our plan here in Rock County, in Janesville-Beloit area to bring jobs. Good, family-sustaining jobs right here,” said Ryan.