Press Releases

Find the latest news from the NAM here. Requests from members of the media can be sent to: mediareqests@nam.org
  • NAM Releases New Ads Urging Senators to Protect Manufacturers and Reject Scott Garrett

    05 December 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Following last month’s confirmation hearing for Scott Garrett’s nomination to lead the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank of the United States, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is launching new ads in South Carolina and Washington, D.C. highlighting the bipartisan skepticism of Garrett’s suitability for the position.

  • NAM Releases South Carolina Ad Urging Senator Tim Scott to Protect Manufacturers and Reject Scott Garrett

    05 December 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Following last month’s confirmation hearing for Scott Garrett’s nomination to lead the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank of the United States, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is launching an ad in South Carolina urging Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) to reject Garrett’s nomination.

  • Timmons: Senate Voted for Manufacturing Workers

    02 December 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on passage of tax reform legislation in the U.S. Senate.

  • ICYMI: NAM, Wisconsin Manufacturing Leaders Urge Senator Johnson to Support Tax Reform

    30 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Today, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons held a media conference call with Wisconsin manufacturing leaders to draw attention to the importance for Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) to support the Senate’s tax reform legislation.

  • Manufacturers Urge Senator Collins to Support Tax Reform

    30 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Today, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons and former Windham Millworks President Bruce Pulkkinen urged Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) to support the Senate’s tax reform legislation.

  • ICYMI: NAM, Arizona Manufacturing Leaders Urge Senators McCain and Flake to Support Tax Reform

    30 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Today, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons held a media conference call with Arizona manufacturing leaders to draw attention to the importance for Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake to support the Senate’s tax reform legislation.

  • ICYMI: Timmons & Shay: Retail and Manufacturing United in Support of Tax Reform

    29 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Excerpts from The Hill

  • ICYMI: NAM, Tennessee Manufacturing Leaders Urge Senator Corker to Support Tax Reform

    29 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Today, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons held a media conference call with Tennessee manufacturing leaders to draw attention to the importance for Sen. Bob Corker to support the Senate’s tax reform legislation.

  • ElectroCraft’s Mike Karsonovich Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    27 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Mike Karsonovich, president and CEO of ElectroCraft, Inc., has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.

  • Manufacturers: Let’s Get to Work on Keystone

    20 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg released the following statement on the Nebraska Public Service Commission’s approval of the Keystone XL pipeline.

  • Creators Wanted: The Future of Work Is Now in Modern Manufacturing

    17 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    With more than 3.5 million manufacturing job openings expected over the next decade, according to the National Association of Manufacturers’ (NAM) affiliate, The Manufacturing Institute, the NAM and Mahindra unveiled today a new series as a part of the NAM’s “Creators Wanted” campaign—a sustained effort to answer manufacturers’ workforce challenges by enhancing perceptions of modern manufacturing careers through advertising, digital targeting and storytelling about the people who represent the present and future of the industry.

  • NAM Statement on House Passage of Historic Tax Reform Bill

    16 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, by the U.S. House of Representatives.

  • NAM Responds to Alarming Anti-Manufacturer Court Ruling

    16 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released the following statement on Tuesday’s ruling in the People v. ConAgra by the California 6th District Court of Appeals, which held that paint manufacturers are liable for removing lead paint in all homes built before 1951 in 10 California localities.

  • Rep. Katko Highlights Impact of Bold Tax Reform on Central New York Manufacturers

    16 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    – In advance of the U.S. House of Representative’s vote on tax reform legislation today, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) hosted a tele–town hall this morning with Rep. John Katko (R-NY).

  • Manufacturers to Rep. Sanford: Vote for Historic Tax Reform

    15 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced in a letter today to members of the U.S. House of Representatives, including Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC), that it will key-vote H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.