Press Releases

Find the latest news from the NAM here. Requests from members of the media can be sent to: mediareqests@nam.org
  • WOTUS Decision a Win for Manufacturers

    22 January 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly released the following statement after the Supreme Court’s decision in National Association of Manufacturers v. Department of Defense.

  • All-Time High: Manufacturing Adds $2.25 Trillion to Economy

    19 January 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the news that manufacturing now contributes $2.25 trillion to the U.S. economy.

  • NAM Adds Jordan Stoick to Head Government Relations Team

    19 January 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is continuing the ambitious expansion of its footprint in the nation’s capital with three new hires to its government relations and policy team, including the addition of Jordan Stoick as Vice President of Government Relations.

  • NAM Statement on API’s Jack Gerard

    17 January 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 American Petroleum Institute (API) President and CEO Jack Gerard.

  • House Passage of Miscellaneous Tariff Bill “A Big Deal for Manufacturers”

    16 January 2018 | 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. 4318, the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) Act of 2018, by the U.S. House of Representatives.

  • NAM to Key-Vote House Passage of Miscellaneous Tariff Bill

    16 January 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced in a letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives today that it will key-vote House passage of H.R. 4318, the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) Act of 2017

  • Chris Jahn to Chair the NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations

    11 January 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today announced new 2018 leadership for its Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA) with Chris Jahn, president of The Fertilizer Institute (TFI), serving as chair.

  • NAM Statement on Recent TPS Rescissions

    08 January 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement on the series of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) rescissions by the Department of Homeland Security.

  • NAM Announces Second Wave of New Hires to Bolster Manufacturers’ Voice and Policy Priorities

    05 January 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is moving forward to position America’s manufacturers for future success with five additions to its Public Affairs & Mobilization team and the Communications & Brand Strategy team.

  • Deloitte’s Seema Pajula Named to NAM Board and Vice Chair of STEP Ahead

    04 January 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Seema Pajula, vice chairman and U.S. consumer and industrial products leader of Deloitte & Touche, has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.

  • ICYMI: NAM’s Timmons Discusses Infrastructure On Fox Business

    02 January 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Timmons: “Infrastructure Is The Next Big Thing … Now's The Time To Act On It.”

  • NAM Statement on Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Signing

    22 December 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the signing of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act into law.

  • ICYMI: Now Is the Time to Fix Ex-Im Bank

    22 December 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    By: Linda Dempsey, NAM Vice President for International Economic Affairs Policy

  • NAM Statement on Senate Passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

    20 December 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement after the U.S. Senate passed the Conference Report to H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

  • NAM: Senate Banking Committee Stands with Manufacturers on Ex-Im Board Nominations

    19 December 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement on the Senate Banking Committee’s consideration of the nominees to the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank’s board of directors.