2018 Press Releases

  • NAM Chief Economist Chad Moutray Testifies on the Benefits of Tax Reform for U.S. Manufacturers

    11 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Chief Economist Chad Moutray testified at today’s Joint Economic Committee hearing on unleashing America’s economic potential. Moutray’s testimony focused on the positive impact of tax reform on the U.S. economy, including his predictions of accelerated GDP and job growth, as well as increased fixed investment in the manufacturing sector.

  • NAM Executive Committee Member and SMM Group Vice Chair Chuck Wetherington Testifies on the State of Trade for U.S. Small Businesses

    11 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    BTE Technologies President, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Executive Committee member and Small and Medium Manufacturers (SMM) Group Vice Chair Chuck Wetherington testified on behalf of the NAM at today’s House Small Business Committee hearing on the state of trade for the United States.

  • NAM Statement on Paul Ryan

    11 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the retirement announcement of House Speaker Paul D. Ryan.

  • MacLean-Fogg’s Duncan MacLean Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    09 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Duncan MacLean, president and CEO, MacLean-Fogg Company, has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.

  • Rep. Barbara Comstock Shows Support for Manufacturing Industry at Tax Reform Event in Middletown, VA

    06 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and Thermo Fisher Scientific today hosted Rep. Barbara Comstock (VA-10) for an employee town hall and business leader roundtable discussion on the historic tax reform law and its impact on Virginia’s 10th District.

  • ICYMI: NAM’s Timmons Discusses China, Trade Issues on CNBC

    05 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons on His Proposal for a Bilateral Trade Agreement with China on CNBC

  • NAM Statement on 301 Tariff List Announcement

    03 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the 301 tariff list announced today, reiterating manufacturers’ call for an approach that includes a rules-based bilateral trade agreement with China.

  • Steve Staub Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    03 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Steve Staub, president, Staub Manufacturing Solutions, has been named to the NAM Board of Directors. 

  • NAM Announces Fifth Wave of New Hires

    02 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced a fifth wave of staff hires as part of its ambitious plan to seize manufacturing’s moment and deliver even more results for the more than 12 million men and women who make things in America.

  • Rep. Barbara Comstock Joins Manufacturing Leaders in Middletown to Discuss Impact of Tax Reform

    02 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and Thermo Fisher will host Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA) for an employee town hall and business leader roundtable discussion on the historic tax reform law and its impact on Virginia’s 10th District.

  • NAM Urges Senate to Confirm Ex-Im Board of Director Nominees

    23 March 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons sent a letter to each member of the U.S. Senate regarding the departure of the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank’s final sitting board member, Scott Schloegel, urging senators to approve President Trump’s four stalled nominees to the board without delay.

  • Novelis’ Ahuja Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    23 March 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons sent a letter to each member of the U.S. Senate regarding the departure of the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank’s final sitting board member, Scott Schloegel, urging senators to approve President Trump’s four stalled nominees to the board without delay.

  • NAM Statement on Section 301 Announcement

    22 March 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement ahead of the Trump Administration’s Section 301 announcement.

  • NAM Statement on Section 301 Announcement(1)

    22 March 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement ahead of the Trump Administration’s Section 301 announcement:

  • GE Appliances’ Cook Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    19 March 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Melanie Cook, chief operating officer, GE Appliances, a Haier company, has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.