Gov. Pritzker Statement on the Full Passage of the REV Act
SPRINGFIELD — As the administration concludes celebrations of the 40th annual Manufacturing Month, Governor JB Pritzker issued the following statement following the full passage the Reimagining Electric Vehicles in Illinois Act.
"With the passage of the REV Act, Illinois is making clear that it intends to be a leading state in the burgeoning electric vehicle manufacturing industry. As a leader in clean energy and as a global transportation hub, Illinois is an ideal home for this important climate-friendly industry," said Governor JB Pritzker. "I appreciate the hard work and sponsorship of Senator Steve Stadelman and Representative Dave Vella, who shepherded this bill through with broad support from our lawmakers. With our climate action plan in one hand and the electric vehicle REV Act in the other, I will aggressively work to recruit and support businesses that will create thousands of good jobs in communities across our state."