Search Results for 2016

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  • A Labor Legacy to Remember: Years of Excessive Overregulation

    22 September 2016 | Press Release

    The NAM released a new study today that outlines the destructive legacy this administration’s relentless labor regulatory agenda will leave for manufacturers, their employees and the communities in which they live.

  • Americans Have Demanded Change

    14 November 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement on President Obama’s decision to continue to delay approval of a key portion of the Dakota Access Pipeline project.

  • Blacklisting Regulation Epitomizes Dangerous Rulemaking

    23 August 2016 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after the Department of Labor and the Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council finalized the “blacklisting” regulation.

  • Business Leaders: Fully Functioning Ex-Im Bank Essential to Competitiveness

    08 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    Following the conclusion of the 2016 Annual U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank Summit, NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tom Donohue issued a joint statement on the importance of a fully functioning Ex-Im Bank to competitiveness.

  • Business Leaders: Fully Functioning Ex-Im Bank Vital to Our Competitiveness

    08 September 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued a statement urging Congress to move legislation, as part of the upcoming Continuing Resolution, that would allow the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank to consider and act on all transactions immediately.

  • Court Decision Could Inhibit Manufacturers’ Access to Internet Infrastructure

    14 June 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit’s decision in the case U.S. Telecom Association et al. v. FCC.

  • Delays in Confirming Ex-Im Board Put US Jobs at Risk

    30 June 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tom Donohue issued a joint statement calling on the Senate to act to restore a quorum to the Board of Directors of the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • Don’t Let Politics Stop Critical Infrastructure

    22 September 2016 | Press Release

    The National Association of Manufacturers and the Midwest Alliance for Infrastructure Now (MAIN) are launching another series of print and digital advertisements urging members of the administration to support President Obama’s call for infrastructure development by allowing the Dakota Access Pipeline to move forward.

  • For Manufacturers, Passage of TSCA Reform Legislation Increases Transparency, Certainty and Safety

    07 June 2016 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement after Senate and House passage of the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, legislation to reform and update U.S. chemical laws.

  • Heidi Brock Begins Term as Chair of the NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations

    15 January 2016 | Press Release

    The NAM announced today that Heidi Brock, president and CEO of the Aluminum Association, has been elected chair of the NAM’s Council of Manufacturing Associations (CMA) to serve a one-year term.

  • House and Senate Movement on MTB Invites Wave of Opportunity for Manufacturers

    13 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued a statement on the release of legislation in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate reforming the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) process.

  • ICYMI: Section 385 Regulations to Have Significant Negative Impact on Manufacturers

    07 July 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tom Donohue issued a joint statement calling on the Senate to act to restore a quorum to the Board of Directors of the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • It’s Time for Congress to Act on Ozone Implementation Relief

    14 April 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued a statement after a House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power hearing on legislation to provide implementation relief from the 2015 ozone regulation.

  • MCLA Launches Lawsuit to Fight Dangerous Persuader Rule

    30 March 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued the following statement after the Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action (MCLA) announced its challenge to the Department of Labor’s persuader rule in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, joining national, state and local business groups.

  • MTB Passage Brings Relief to Manufacturers

    10 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after today’s Senate passage of trade legislation that would establish a new Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) process on imported inputs and products not available in the United States.