Congressman Bill Johnson was in Steubenville on Friday morning to meet with local officials at the 28th annual Eastern Ohio Development Alliance summer meeting.
EODA promotes the economic development of a 16 county region in Eastern and Southeastern Ohio, which is two-thirds of Johnson’s district.
Congressman Johnson was a featured speaker at the event.
He focused on the recent economic growth in our region.
According to Johnson, there’s been a four-percent increase in economic growth just this quarter.
Meanwhile, 3.7 million jobs have also been created since November 2016.