Press Releases

Find the latest news from the NAM here. Requests from members of the media can be sent to: mediareqests@nam.org
  • NAM Statement on Mike Sommers

    02 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the announcement that Mike Sommers will become the next CEO of the American Petroleum Institute (API). 

  • NAM Files Amicus Brief in Millennium Bulk Terminals Case

    02 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Shapiro

    The National Association of Manufacturers’ (NAM) has filed an amicus brief in an important case before the U.S. District Court of the Western District of Washington.

  • NAM Statement on Kraig Naasz

    27 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the transition of Distilled Spirits Council (DISCUS) President and CEO Kraig R. Naasz to his former firm.

  • NAM Statement on House Passage of FAA Reauthorization Bill

    27 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Infrastructure, Innovation and Human Resources Policy Robyn Boerstling released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 4, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act of 2018.

  • NAM Statement on Cal Dooley

    26 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 American Chemistry Council (ACC) President and CEO Cal Dooley.

  • NAM to Key-Vote House Passage of FAA Reauthorization Bill

    26 April 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 that it will key-vote House passage of H.R. 4, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act of 2018.

  • Jon Lindekugel of 3M Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    19 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Jon Lindekugel, senior vice president, supply chain, 3M, has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.

  • NAM Statement on the Passing of Barbara Bush

    17 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Shapiro

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush.

  • NAM Launches ‘Keeping Our Promise’ Campaign Featuring New Tax Reform Stories from Manufacturers

    17 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on Tax Day celebrating the ways in which the historic new tax law continues to supercharge manufacturing and announcing the “Keeping Our Promise” campaign—a new series of original stories from manufacturers about the impact tax reform has had on their businesses and workers.

  • NAM Survey: Tax Reform Is “Rocket Fuel” for Manufacturers

    12 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today released the results of the Manufacturers’ Outlook Survey for the first quarter of 2018, which shows many key indicators for the sector’s economic health at record highs following enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

  • NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey Testifies on U.S.–China Trade Relations

    11 April 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey testified at today’s Senate Finance Trade Subcommittee hearing on market access challenges in China.

  • 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.