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 New 301 Tariff List Announcement

    15 June 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    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 Short

    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 Short

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey Testifies on Proposed Section 301 Tariffs

    15 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey testified at today’s U.S. Trade Representative hearing on the proposed Section 301 tariffs. Dempsey’s testimony focused on the U.S.–China trading relationship and reiterated NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons’ call for the Trump administration to pursue a bilateral trade agreement with China. 

  • NAM Celebrates Sixth Annual Infrastructure Week

    14 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the kickoff of the sixth annual Infrastructure Week.

  • ICYMI: A World Without Cures

    11 May 2018 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    Ahead of the President’s Announcement, a Word of Caution from Manufacturers on Government-Driven “Solutions” on Drug Prices

  • 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 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 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.