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  • Presidents Energy Savings and Performance-Based Contracting Investment Initiative Is Success

    19 December 2013 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., December 19, 2013 – President Obama's Energy Savings and Performance-Based Contracting Investment Initiative to create $2 billion in energy savings is a success and should be expanded to five years and $5 billion, according to a report released today.

  • Budget Compromise a Mixed Bag for Manufacturers

    12 December 2013 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Tax and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman issued a statement regarding the bipartisan budget agreement reached by House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray (D-WA).

  • Manufacturers: Senate Tax Writers International Tax Proposal Falls Short

    19 November 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., November 19, 2013 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President for Tax and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman issued a statement in response to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus' (D-MT) release today of a staff discussion draft international tax reform proposal.

  • Manufacturers Downgrade Washington

    17 October 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., October 16, 2013 – After Congress today passed a bill ending the 16-day government shutdown and increasing the country's borrowing authority, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement: –Today's agreement avoided immediate economic catastrophe, but President Obama and Congress have done nothing to address the underlying causes of our serious fiscal problems. All that is guaranteed is that we will find ourselves in this situation again in a few months. The President and Congress must find a way to work together–to avoid bringing us so close to default and meet the responsibilities placed on them by the American people. Manufacturers need Washington to implement reforms that will address our broken tax code and massive entitlement costs to help our nation avoid such brinksmanship in the future.

  • Manufacturers: Shutdown Prioritizes Gridlock Over Competitiveness

    01 October 2013 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued the following statement after Congress failed to pass a continuing resolution to fund the government beyond September 30:

  • Manufacturers Meet with Policymakers to Find Pro-Growth Solutions for Jobs

    20 June 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., – More than 500 manufacturers have been in Washington, D.C., this week, as part of the NAM's Manufacturing Summit, to urge members of Congress and the Administration to implement pro-manufacturing policies that will help manufacturers grow and create jobs. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Rep. John Larson (D-CT) joined the Summit today to discuss the importance of pro-growth policies to make manufacturers more competitive.

  • Making the Right Call for Jobs and the Economy

    18 June 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg offered the following reaction to written testimony that U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Jennifer Moyer submitted to the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, indicating the Corps' decision against an all-encompassing programmatic or areawide environmental impact statement (EIS) for the proposed coal export terminals in the Pacific Northwest:

  • Manufacturers: Lack of Action Leads to Inadequate Growth

    26 April 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C. – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Chief Economist Chad Moutray released the following statement on the lower-than-expected first-quarter GDP report:

  • Manufacturers: Budgets Must Be Rooted in Pro Growth Policies

    22 March 2013 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued a statement regarding the ongoing budget debate in the U.S. Senate.

  • Manufacturers: Latest Discussion Draft Continues Tax Reform Debate with Focus on Small Business

    12 March 2013 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Tax and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman issued the following statement in response to House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp's (R-MI) release of a discussion draft on small business tax reforms focusing on easing tax compliance for these firms.

  • Washingtons Failure Will Cost Jobs

    01 March 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C. – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President for Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued the following statement on sequestration:

  • NAM President Says Manufacturing and U.S. Economy Are at a Precipice

    13 February 2013 | Press Release

    NAM President Says Manufacturing and U.S. Economy Are at a PrecipiceManufacturers’ Growth Agenda a Path to Future SuccessWashington, D.C., February 13, 2013 National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons delivered a speech on the state of manufacturing

  • State of Our Union Can Be Strengthened Through Manufacturers Growth Agenda

    12 February 2013 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued this statement in response to President Obama's State of the Union address tonight:

  • NAM Launches Growth Agenda for Manufacturing Resurgence

    12 February 2013 | Press Release

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today released A Growth Agenda: Four Goals for a Manufacturing Resurgence in America, which sets a roadmap for economic growth and enhanced competitiveness for manufacturers. Manufacturers are hopeful that the President will discuss these pro-growth policies in tonight's State of the Union address.

  • Manufacturing to Take the Spotlight in State of the Union

    12 February 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C. – The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is the voice of 12 million men and women who make things in America. One of those proud members of the manufacturing workforce is Bradley Henning, a journeyman machinist at Atlas Machine & Supply, Inc., in Louisville, Ky., who will be a guest of First Lady Michelle Obama for the State of the Union address tonight. Manufacturers are eager to hear from the President about how to maintain our competitive edge by improving skills training for students and workers for the manufacturing jobs of tomorrow.