Press Releases

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  • TSCA Is Good for Manufacturers, Good for Americans

    18 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued a statement after congressional leaders announced a plan to move forward on Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) reform legislation.

  • New Labor Regulations Are Negatively Changing Modern Manufacturing

    18 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM Vice President of Labor, Legal and Regulatory Policy Rosario Palmieri issued a statement after the Department of Labor released the final overtime regulation.

  • Manufacturers Highlight Importance of Our Nation’s Infrastructure

    16 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    The NAM is joining other businesses, labor organizations and elected officials across the United States to tell policymakers and citizens to promote the need for more investment.

  • New Methane Regulation Reiterates Manufacturers’ Wariness About the Future of U.S. Energy Policy

    12 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued a statement after the EPA released its final rule to regulate methane emissions from new oil and gas sources.

  • New Recordkeeping Regulation Could Lead to Public Shaming

    11 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM Vice President of Labor, Legal and Regulatory Policy Rosario Palmieri issued a statement after the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released the final injury and illness recordkeeping regulation.

  • MTB Passage Brings Relief to Manufacturers

    10 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after today’s Senate passage of trade legislation that would establish a new Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) process on imported inputs and products not available in the United States.

  • Manufacturers Urge Massachusetts to Protect Innovation

    05 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    Today, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released a one-pager exploring the economic impact of innovation in Massachusetts.

  • New Study Shows Manufacturing Demand for Natural Gas Will Grow

    03 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    Today, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Center for Manufacturing Research and IHS Economics released a new comprehensive study that reveals how natural gas has strengthened manufacturing and encouraged U.S. manufacturing growth and employment and highlights the positive impact to communities around the United States.

  • Manufacturers Call on Government to Address Key Issues with India

    02 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM released a set of priorities today outlining specific steps the U.S. and Indian governments should take to ensure productive outcomes from upcoming dialogues and engagements, including Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s U.S. visit in June.

  • Manufacturers: Defend Trade Secrets Act Keeps Us Competitive

    27 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement praising congressional leaders for passage of the Defend Trade Secrets Act.

  • Manufacturers: House Passage of MTB Brings Us One Step Closer to Relief

    27 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after House passage of trade legislation that would establish a new Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) process on imported inputs and products not available in the United States.

  • NAM: Changing Energy Landscape Demands Congressional Action

    20 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued a statement after the Senate’s bipartisan passage of S. 2012, the Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015.

  • NAM on MTB: We Can See the Path Forward

    20 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM, along with more than 200 businesses and business organizations, sent a letter to members of Congress today urging movement on bipartisan and bicameral legislation that would enable the elimination of unnecessary taxes on manufacturers of all sizes and calling for swift action on this long-awaited legislation.

  • It’s Time for Congress to Act on Ozone Implementation Relief

    14 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued a statement after a House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power hearing on legislation to provide implementation relief from the 2015 ozone regulation.

  • House and Senate Movement on MTB Invites Wave of Opportunity for Manufacturers

    13 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued a statement on the release of legislation in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate reforming the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) process.