Search Results for 2015

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  • Voters, Employers Oppose Tax on Health Benefits

    21 October 2015 | Press Release

    The NAM, Business Roundtable and U.S. Chamber of Commerce today released the results of a national poll of registered voters showing that three-quarters of all respondents nationwide are concerned about the employee benefits tax, a 40 percent tax on health benefits, also called the “Cadillac tax,” included in the Affordable Care Act.

  • A Manufacturing Partnership Rooted in Innovation

    15 October 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM and the KCCI announced their new partnership to promote and strengthen opportunities for manufacturing innovation between the United States and South Korea.

  • Santorum to Participate in Presidential Candidates Forum on Manufacturing

    13 October 2015 | Press Release

    As presidential candidates continue to focus their attention on the importance of manufacturing to the economy, the NAM is pleased to announce that former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) will join the NAM 2016 Presidential Candidates Forum on Manufacturing.

  • Manufacturers: This Is a Tremendous Victory

    09 October 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement on the decision by a federal appeals court to halt the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) “Waters of the United States” regulation.

  • Manufacturers: It’s Time for Washington to Act on Outdated Policy

    09 October 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued a statement on the House passage of H.R. 702, a bill to adapt to changing crude oil market conditions.

  • OECD’s Tax Reports Raise Red Flags for Manufacturers

    08 October 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM Vice President of Tax and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman released a statement as the G-20 finance ministers meet to discuss the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) newly released reports on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS).

  • Manufacturers Weigh in on Conclusion of Final TPP Deal

    05 October 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement on the conclusion of the final round of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations, which, after many years, yielded a final deal.

  • SAS’ Karen Joslyn Joins NAM Board of Directors

    02 October 2015 | Press Release

    The NAM announced that Karen Joslyn, vice president of energy and manufacturing for SAS Institute Inc., has been named to the NAM Board of Directors.

  • Manufacturers Honor Eagle Manufacturing with Sandy Trowbridge Award

    02 October 2015

    The NAM has awarded the Sandy Trowbridge Award to Eagle Manufacturing Company of Wellsburg, W.Va.

  • Creating a Better, Brighter Future for Tomorrow

    01 October 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    On Friday, October 2, in partnership with the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), The Manufacturing Institute, the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International and the U.S. Department of Commerce, thousands of manufacturers across the country will participate in Manufacturing Day.

  • New Ozone Rule Will Inflict Pain on Manufacturers

    01 October 2015 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and Neenah Enterprises, Inc. President and CEO and NAM Small and Medium Manufacturers Group Chair Tom Riordan issued the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s new ozone regulation

  • Fiorina to Participate in Presidential Candidates Forum on Manufacturing

    01 October 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    As presidential candidates continue to focus their attention on the importance of manufacturing to the economy, the NAM is pleased to announce that Carly Fiorina will join the NAM 2016 Presidential Candidates Forum on Manufacturing.

  • Timmons Sends Letters to Mayors on True Cost of Ozone Regulation

    30 September 2015 | Press Release

    Across the country, governors, members of Congress, local air regulators and elected leaders have been vocal opponents of the Obama Administration’s proposed ozone rule.

  • TPP Negotiators Have the Opportunity to Reach a Growth-Focused Deal, and Manufacturers Are Watching

    29 September 2015 | Press Release

    With the strong possibility negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will conclude this week after the latest round of talks in Atlanta, Ga., the NAM renewed its call for ambitious outcomes that embrace manufacturing priorities

  • Timmons: Speaker Boehner Friend of Manufacturing, Tireless Champion of the American Dream

    25 September 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement on the retirement of Speaker John Boehner.