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Republic Windows and green jobs

Rev. Jesse Jackson is going beyond demands for legally-mandated severance pay and pressing Bank of America to reinstate Republic Window’s credit and save 300 jobs at its Goose Island factory, AP reports.

President-elect Obama is promising a green jobs program that would include retrofitting buildings for energy efficiency.  That could provide a giant boost to the market for Republic’s energy-efficient windows and doors.

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