Search Results for Trade Promotion Authority

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  • Trading Up With TPA

    12 February 2015 | Webpage

    Manufacturers need Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) and new high-standard trade agreements to access large and growing overseas markets, reduce barriers and level the playing field abroad, and support good-paying jobs for America's workforce.

  • Trade Promotion Authority Priorities

    11 February 2015 | Document

    High-standard, comprehensive and market-opening trade agreements that level the playing field help to grow manufacturing exports and sales around the world and improve the global competitiveness of manufacturers in the United States.

  • Linda Dempsey on C-SPAN's Washington Journal (C-SPAN)

    30 January 2015 | Video

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey discusses the Presidential trade authority in international trade negotiations on C-SPAN's Washington Journal.

  • President's Call for Pro-Trade Policies Promising Sign for Manufacturers

    20 January 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    The analysis of a study commissioned by the NAM focuses on the macroeconomic impact of five policy changes: a maximum corporate tax rate of 25 percent; a globally competitive international territorial tax system; full expensing for capital equipment; an enhanced and permanent policy toward research and development; and parallel changes for non-corporate pass-through businesses.

  • Manufacturing Leaders Gather to Discuss Trade at Congressional Forum

    23 May 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    New Albany, Ohio, February 21, 2014 – Leaders from Washington, D.C., and across Ohio took part in a congressional forum today at Commercial Vehicle Group's (CVG) New Albany, Ohio, facility to discuss the importance of trade to growing the state's manufacturing economy. CVG President and CEO Richard Lavin and National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey participated in the forum alongside representatives from The Procter & Gamble Company, Dana Holding Corporation and Honda of America Mfg. Rep. Pat Tiberi (R-OH-12), a senior member of the House Ways and Means Committee, which has jurisdiction over trade agreements, delivered remarks on the importance of trade to Ohio.

  • NAM Releases State Trade Fact Sheets

    01 May 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    As part of an effort to continue to educate policymakers and the public on the importance of trade, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released today updated fact sheets based on full-year 2013 data that highlight the importance of manufactured goods exports for jobs and growth in all 50 states. The NAM also reiterated its call for Congress to take swift action on bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation.

  • New Poll: Vast Majority of Americans Want the President and Congress to Work Together to Expand Trade Deals

    20 February 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., February 20, 2014 – Americans from across the political spectrum believe that the President and Congress should work together to seek out new trade agreements, according to new polling data. The most effective way to ensure this collaboration is through swift passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), a critical partnership between the President and Congress that facilitates negotiation and approval of trade agreements.

  • Manufacturers Welcome Introduction of Trade Promotion Authority Legislation

    09 January 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., January 9, 2014 – Manufacturers are rallying behind bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation introduced today by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (MT) and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch (UT) and by House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (MI).

  • NAM Board Passes Resolution Calling on Administration and Congress to Renew Trade Promotion Authority

    03 October 2013 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., October 3, 2013 – In a rare resolution vote today, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Board of Directors called on the Administration and Congress to act quickly to restore Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) so that the United States can open markets and pursue the type of robust trade policies and agreements that will help grow manufacturing.

  • Manufacturers: Japans Move on TPP Raises the Stakes

    12 April 2013 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued a statement after the United States and Japan announced an agreement to allow Japan to enter the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks.

  • Manufacturers: Expanding Markets Will Create Economic Growth

    15 March 2013 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after Japan announced it will seek to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations.

  • Manufacturers Call for Robust Trade Agenda

    01 March 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C. – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) International Economic Policy Committee Chairman, Executive Committee Member and Ball Corporation Chairman David Hoover issued this statement on the Obama Administration's trade agenda released today: