2017 Press Releases

  • Timmons: President’s Tax Plan Will Create Opportunity, Improve Lives

    26 April 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement on President Donald Trump’s proposed tax reform blueprint.

  • Cargill’s MacLennan Named to Executive Committee of Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

    10 April 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Cargill CEO David MacLennan has been named to the Executive Committee of the NAM Board of Directors

  • Manufacturing Jobs Increase for Fourth Straight Month

    07 April 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement on the release of the March jobs numbers by the Bureau of Labor Statistics today.

  • Manufacturers’ Optimism at 20-Year High, According to New NAM Survey

    31 March 2017 | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    Fresh off the heels of the third straight month of manufacturing job growth, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today released the first Manufacturers’ Outlook Survey since President Donald Trump took office.

  • President Trump Delivers Decisive Win on Regulations

    28 March 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons today joined President Donald Trump at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) where the president signed an executive order rolling back several energy regulations impeding manufacturers’ ability to succeed.

  • Congress, Administration Listen to Manufacturers and Roll Back “Blacklisting Rule”

    27 March 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement in support of President Donald Trump’s signing of a resolution passed by Congress invalidating one of manufacturers’ costliest regulatory burdens, commonly known as the “blacklisting rule.”

  • Timmons: Trump Administration Greenlighting Far More Than a Pipeline

    24 March 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement in support of President Donald Trump’s signing of the official permit to begin work on the Keystone XL pipeline.

  • President Trump Hits the Reset Button on Auto Emissions Rule

    15 March 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) commended President Donald Trump for announcing that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of Transportation (DOT) would reconsider an EPA midnight regulation impacting automobile fuel economy requirements and emissions standards, or the program known as the corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) standards.

  • Manufacturers Hail February Jobs Numbers

    10 March 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the statement on the February jobs numbers.

  • NAM’s Timmons Caps Off 2017 State of Manufacturing Tour at “Business Day in Madison”

    01 March 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons delivered his 2017 State of Manufacturing address at “Business Day in Madison” in front of more than 1,000 guests, including elected officials, manufacturing leaders, influential business and community leaders and the media.

  • President Trump Orders EPA to Rescind WOTUS

    28 February 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement on President Donald Trump’s executive order directing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to rescind the “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule, which expands the number of waterways federally protected under the Clean Water Act.

  • Timmons: President Trump Listened to Manufacturers

    28 February 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the below statement on tonight’s joint address to Congress by President Trump.

  • NAM’s Timmons Brings the State of Manufacturing Tour to the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce in Pittsburgh, PA

    28 February 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons delivered remarks at an event at the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce with manufacturing leaders, influential business and community leaders and media in attendance.

  • NAM’s Timmons Visits the Anheuser-Busch Brewery in Columbus, Ohio, for the 2017 State of Manufacturing Tour

    27 February 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President, CEO and Ohio native Jay Timmons participated in an employee town hall at Anheuser-Busch in Columbus, Ohio, as part of the NAM’s 2017 State of Manufacturing Tour.

  • NAM’s Timmons Delivers 2017 State of Manufacturing Address at Detroit Economic Club in Detroit, Michigan

    24 February 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons delivered his 2017 State of Manufacturing address to a sold-out crowd at the Detroit Economic Club in Detroit, Mich., in front of hundreds of guests, including elected officials, labor union and manufacturing leaders, students and the media.