Press Releases

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  • Manufacturers See Groundswell of Opposition to Proposed Ozone Regulation

    27 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued a statement in response to growing opposition to the Obama Administration’s proposed ozone regulation.

  • NLRB’s Decision Yet Again Puts Manufacturers at Disadvantage

    27 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement after the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued a final decision in the case Browning-Ferris v. NLRB.

  • New Statewide Wisconsin Ad Spot Warns of Costly EPA Ozone Regulation

    26 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    A statewide Wisconsin television spot launched today by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) highlights the costly economic impact the state will feel from the Obama Administration’s proposed ozone regulation.

  • New Statewide Ohio Ad Spot Warns of Costly EPA Ozone Regulation

    25 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    A statewide Ohio television spot launched today by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) highlights the costly economic impact the state will feel from the Obama Administration’s proposed ozone regulation.

  • Nearly Two Thirds of Ohioans Are Happy with Their Air Quality

    24 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    According to a poll released by the Ohio Manufacturers’ Association (OMA) and the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), 65 percent of Ohioans rate their air quality as excellent or good, and 73 percent consider the declined economic growth and job opportunities caused by regulations as a greater problem for their hometown than air quality.

  • More Than Three-Quarters of Coloradans Are Happy with Their Air Quality

    12 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    According to a poll released by the Colorado Association of Commerce & Industry (CACI) and the NAM, 76 percent of Coloradans rate their air quality as excellent or good, and less than half want stricter federal environmental regulations on local businesses.

  • New Statewide Colorado Ad Spot Warns of Costly EPA Ozone Regulation

    11 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    A statewide Colorado television spot launched today by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) highlights the costly economic impact the state will feel from the Obama Administration’s proposed ozone regulation.

  • Manufacturers Take Action on FCC Ruling

    06 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM along with several business associations, filed an amicus brief today to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in support of the pending lawsuit on the legality of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) decision to regulate the open Internet.

  • New TV Spot Underscores Unworkable Proposed Ozone Rules

    04 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    Following the launch last week of an integrated television, print and digital advertisement campaign that focused on the unworkability of the Obama Administration’s proposed ozone regulation, NAM released a second ad set to run in the Washington, D.C., market.

  • Manufacturers: Let Us Be the Solution

    02 August 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement in response to the Obama Administration’s new greenhouse gas regulation.

  • Manufacturers Weigh in on Next Steps for TPP

    31 July 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued a statement on the conclusion of the latest round of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations in Maui, Hawaii.

  • Business Community to Froman: Focus on Strong Outcomes, Not Lowest Common Denominator

    31 July 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    Hours before the latest Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiation round in Maui, Hawaii, concludes, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and members of the agriculture and business community sent a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman.

  • Manufacturers Are Ambushed Again

    30 July 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement in response to a decision by the U.S. District Court of D.C. regarding the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) “ambush elections” rule.

  • Timmons: The World Is Passing Us By

    29 July 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement in response to the failure of the U.S. House of Representatives to take up a long-term highway funding bill and a bill to reauthorize the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank before adjourning for the August recess.

  • Simple, but Critical Request

    29 July 2015 | Press Release | Author: Mallory Micetich

    With a little more than two months remaining before the Obama Administration finalizes its ozone rule—a regulation that could amount to the costliest ever—the NAM, Business Roundtable and U.S. Chamber of Commerce, along with over 260 associations and business groups, sent a letter to President Obama urging him to retain the current standard.