Obama: 'Jobs will be lost' if Congress doesn't act on clean-energy tax breaks

Extension of the wind-energy production tax credit — slated to lapse at year’s end — is part of a short “to do list” of actions Obama says Congress could do quickly to help the economy.

Obama, speaking at TPI Composites, noted that domestic manufacturing, rather than imports, of various wind turbine parts now supports many facilities in 43 states employing tens of thousands of workers.

Read more on Obama's green-energy tax-break push on The Hill's E2 blog.