Press Releases

Find the latest news from the NAM here. Requests from members of the media can be sent to: mediareqests@nam.org
  • NAM Q2 Survey Shows All-Time Record for Optimism

    20 June 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Shapiro

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today released the results of the Manufacturers' Outlook Survey for the second quarter of 2018, which shows that 95.1 percent of manufacturers have a positive outlook for their companies—an all-time record in the survey’s 20-year history—following enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

  • NAM Statement on Kimberly Reed’s Nomination to Lead Ex-Im Bank

    20 June 2018 | Author: Michael Shapiro

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on President Donald Trump’s nomination of Kimberly Reed to lead the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank of the United States.

  • NAM Statement on President Trump’s Immigration Order

    20 June 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement on the president’s Executive Order on immigration.

  • NAM Welcomes DOL Announcement on Association Health Plans

    19 June 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Infrastructure, Innovation and Human Resources Policy Robyn Boerstling issued the following statement on the Labor Department’s announcement regarding association health plans (AHPs).

  • Rep. Darin LaHood Touts the Real-World Impact of Tax Reform at Advanced Technology Services in Peoria, IL

    18 June 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Shapiro

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and Advanced Technology Services in Peoria hosted Rep. Darin LaHood (R-IL-18) for a facility tour and employee town hall on Monday to discuss the real-world impact of tax reform and other ways Congress can better serve the interests of Illinois manufacturers.

  • Timmons: Manufacturers Demand End to Immigration Policy of Separating Children from Parents

    18 June 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement calling on America’s elected leaders to end the policy of separating children from their parents after being apprehended for entering the country illegally:.

  • NAM Statement on New 301 Tariff List Announcement

    15 June 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Shapiro

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the new 301 tariff list announced today.

  • Rep. Darin LaHood to Visit Advanced Technology Services in Peoria to Discuss Impact of Tax Reform

    15 June 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Shapiro

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and Advanced Technology Services will host Rep. Darin LaHood (R-IL) for a facility tour and employee town hall focused on the historic tax reform law and its impact on Illinois’ 18th District.

  • NAM Announces Winners of Inaugural “Best Manufacturing Associations to Work For” Awards

    08 June 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Shapiro

    The National Association of Manufacturers’ (NAM) Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA) has announced that 10 trade associations will be recognized with the “Best Manufacturing Associations to Work For” Awards. Winners will be honored at the CMA’s 2018 Summer Leadership Conference in Chicago, Illinois this August.

  • NAM to Key-Vote House Passage of WRDA

    06 June 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. 8, the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2018.

  • ICYMI: NAM’s Timmons: Here's The 'Real Solution' To The Trade War That Will Make China 'Play By The Rules'

    31 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    “President Donald Trump has done more for manufacturing workers than any president in recent history, and now he has the chance to cement his legacy—by seeking, negotiating and securing a history-making trade agreement with China.

  • NAM Statement on Section 232 Investigation into Auto Imports

    24 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Shapiro

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the Department of Commerce’s announcement that it is initiating a Section 232 investigation into auto imports.

  • NAM Announces Support for JOBS for Success Act

    23 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement backing the Jobs and Opportunity with Benefits and Services (JOBS) for Success Act of 2018, which is being marked up by the House Ways and Means Committee today.

  • Manufacturers Are Boosting Hiring, Wages and Investment

    16 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    A new survey from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) shows that manufacturers are keeping their promise after passage of the historic tax reform legislation by boosting wages, hiring and investment.

  • Emerson Chairman and CEO and NAM Board Chair David Farr Testifies Before House Ways and Means Committee

    16 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Emerson Chairman and CEO and National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Board Chair David Farr testified at today’s House Ways and Means Committee hearing on how tax reform is growing our economy and creating jobs.