Manufacturing stop

Politicians converged on Jackson Manufacturing last week, touring the Maquoketa company that uses thermoplastic injection molding to produce adjustment and control knobs, custom parts, and components for assembly. Shown are, from left, Mary Rupp of Jackson Manufacturing, Iowa Rep. Ashley Hinson, R-Marion, Jackson Manufacturing President/CEO Jack Hasken, U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Iowa Sen. Carrie Koelker, R-Dyersville.