Search Results for 2015

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  • 2015: A Year of Historic Victories for Manufacturers

    30 December 2015 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after a year of historic victories for America’s manufacturers and job creators.

  • A Day of Celebration…for America’s Foreign Competitors

    30 June 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement on the pending lapse of the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • 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.

  • A Strong TPP Must Embrace Manufacturing Priorities

    27 July 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM released a document today outlining the priorities and principles that would help ensure a high-standard, pro-manufacturing Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

  • AISI’s Gibson Begins Term as Chair of the NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations

    21 January 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    The NAM announced today that Thomas Gibson, president and CEO of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), has been elected chair of the NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA) to serve a one-year term. The CMA, made up of nearly 250 industry-specific manufacturing associations, is a vital component of the NAM, providing resources and networks to members to broaden the reach of the NAM’s advocacy efforts.

  • America’s Pipelines: Fueling the Manufacturing Economy

    10 December 2015 | Press Release

    A new study from IHS Economics and commissioned by the NAM reveals the impact crude oil pipelines have on U.S. manufacturing growth and employment and the advancement and development potential for manufacturers if new crude oil pipelines are constructed to take advantage of the U.S. energy renaissance.

  • As WTO Announces Retaliation, Manufacturers Call on Congress to Repeal Country-of-Origin Labeling

    07 December 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey released the following statement after the World Trade Organization (WTO) announced retaliation levels relating to Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL) for muscle cuts of beef and pork.

  • Blacklisting Regulation Is a Solution in Search of a Problem

    27 May 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers Vice President of Human Resources Policy Joe Trauger released the following statement on the “blacklisting” proposed guidance from the Department of Labor.

  • 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.

  • Clock Is Ticking for Manufacturers

    14 May 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey released the following statement after the Senate vote to move to debate on Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).

  • Coalition Files Lawsuit to Stop Aggressive NLRB Agenda

    05 January 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    A coalition representing an array of industry sectors and businesses filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to stop the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) from moving forward with its “ambush elections” rule, which it issued on December 12. The rule changes longstanding labor policy by shortening the time frame for businesses to hold union elections to as little as 14 days, robbing employees of the time needed to gather the facts they need to make an informed decision.

  • Congress Must Act to Avoid Retaliation Against Manufacturers

    18 May 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey released a statement after the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) ruling on the U.S. Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL) standards.

  • Congress: Get TPA to President’s Desk

    12 June 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on trade votes in the U.S. House of Representatives today.

  • 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.

  • Delay of “Waters” Rule Good News for Manufacturers

    28 August 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement after the U.S. District Court for the District of North Dakota granted an injunction to 13 states blocking the implementation of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) regulation.