How inspiring to read of a member of the U.S. Congress doing her job by promoting the area through a symposium on opportunities for creating new high-paying jobs.
The enlarged Panama Canal poses challenges and opportunities for our area. Rep. Frederica Wilson convened the local symposium, made up of Canal and PortMiami leaders, which discussed the potential to create tens of thousands of local jobs.
While we read and hear every day the litany of gridlock, posturing and vituperative language in Washington, D.C., it is a pleasure to see positive thinking and economic foresight.
Bob Ploehn, Miami Beach