Press Releases

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

  • 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 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.

  • 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 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.

  • 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(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:

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • NAM Statement on AGA’s Dave McCurdy

    14 March 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 Gas Association (AGA) President and CEO Dave McCurdy.

  • NAM Statement on Larry Kudlow

    14 March 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on President Donald Trump’s appointment of Larry Kudlow as the next director of the National Economic Council.

  • NCI Building Systems’ Metcalf Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    13 March 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that James Metcalf, chairman of the board, NCI Building Systems, Inc., has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.

  • “Heroes MAKE America” Inaugural Class to Graduate at Fort Riley

    13 March 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    On Friday, March 16, at Fort Riley, Kansas, the National Association of Manufacturers’ (NAM) Manufacturing Institute, Fort Riley Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program and the Washburn Institute of Technology will host a graduation ceremony for the inaugural class of the Institute’s Heroes MAKE America program.