Manufacturing Summit Social Media Toolkit

Can’t be in Washington, DC for the 2017 Manufacturing Summit? Doesn’t mean you can’t still participate in the Digital Manufacturing Summit from the comfort of your office or home. It’s easy to send your story and thoughts and concerns about key manufacturing issues to your lawmakers on Capitol Hill via Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn. We also make it easy to send a letter, e-mail or make a phone call directly to your legislator through http://manufacturingworks.nam.org/. The below social media cheat sheet was created to help you participate directly with Congressional offices, if you’re home or here in DC! Be sure to use hashtag #MFGsummit on your social channels.

Help us spread the word of why manufacturing makes America strong on June 20 – 21, 2017.

Learn more about the Manufacturing Summit here.

Handle:

  • @ShopfloorNAM
  • @JayTimmonsNAM

Hashtags:

  • #MFGsummit
  • #WeAreMFG
  • #HearUsMFG

Find your congressional office handle here.

Example Tweets You Can Send To Your Lawmakers:

  • #Manufacturing makes America strong. Support the men & women who make America [insert congressman handle] #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • #Manufacturing supports 12.3 million US jobs. Washington needs to support #manufacturers in my community #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • If you’re here in DC – Thank you for the great meeting [insert congressman handle] we look forward to working with you #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • #Manufacturing is an important industry in your district! We need your support to innovate & create jobs  http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • Proud to be part of the #MFGsummit [insert congressman handle] #manufacturing needs your support! #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • Thank you [insert congressman handle] for continuing to show your support for #manufacturing #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R
     

 

  • When #manufacturing succeeds, America succeeds. That’s why it’s time for bold, permanent #taxreform. #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • This is manufacturing’s moment [Insert congressman handle]. We must not be burdened by overregulation any longer. #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • #Manufacturers face 297,696 federal #regulations. It’s time to #RethinkRedTape & support #mfg. #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • #Manufacturers must have a pro-growth #tax code to grow & succeed in a competitive global market. #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • [Insert congressman handle] This is absolutely our moment to make progress on #infrastructure, we need your support! http://bit.ly/2e6ywoV

 

Example Tweet Promotion:

  • Join me in making our voice heard! Lawmakers must know how to make #manufacturing grow & succeed. #HearUsMFG http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • I contacted Congress in support of the doers, dreamers & makers. Now it’s your turn. #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • As the #mfg army takes over Capitol Hill, I pledge my support to the backbone of America. Will you? #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • Are you ok with our nation’s crumbling #infrastructure? Urge your lawmakers to take action now! #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • Watch! Live from the #MFGSummit #manufacturers take their stories to Washington, DC. http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

Tag Name: National Association of Manufacturers

Example Posts:

  • Great to be on Capitol Hill with the Manufacturing Army sharing stories and concerns about key manufacturing issues like tax reform, regulatory reform and infrastructure investment. Washington, DC needs to hear why manufacturing is the backbone of America. http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  •  This is manufacturing’s moment. Hear us now. Join me in making our voice heard for manufacturing and America. #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

Tag Name: National Association of Manufacturers

Example Posts:

  • Manufacturing supports 12.3 million U.S. jobs in the US & is the 9th largest economy in the world. I am proud to support the dreamers, doers and makers in the US by joining the Manufacturing Summit in Washington, D.C. #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R

 

  • Great to be on Capitol Hill with the manufacturing army sharing stories and concerns about key manufacturing issues like tax reform, regulatory reform and infrastructure investment. This is manufacturing’s moment. #MFGsummit http://bit.ly/2qFLS0R