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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.

  • 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.

  • Educational Effort on the Critical Intersection of Manufacturing and Technology Launched by the NAM

    31 October 2013 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., October 31, 2013 – Today, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) launched the new D.A.T.A. (Driving the Agenda for Technology Advancement) Policy Center, geared toward educating policymakers and the public about manufacturers' role in driving technology forward.

  • Manufacturers Take Action on FCC Ruling

    06 August 2015 | Press Release

    NAM along with several business associations, filed an amicus brief today to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in support of the pending lawsuit on the legality of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) decision to regulate the open Internet.

  • Manufacturers Urge California to Protect Innovation

    20 June 2016 | Press Release

    Today, the NAM released an analysis exploring the economic impact of innovation in California.

  • Manufacturers Urge Massachusetts to Protect Innovation

    05 May 2016 | Press Release

    Today, the NAM released a one-pager exploring the economic impact of innovation in Massachusetts.

  • Manufacturers: China’s IP Practices Hurt American Manufacturing Workers

    14 August 2017 | Press Release | Author: NAM Communications

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following tweets on President Trump’s executive memorandum examining China’s intellectual property practices.

  • Manufacturers: Cybersecurity Held at the Highest-Priority Level

    17 April 2013 | Press Release

    The National Association of Manufacturers today announced that it would key vote in support of H.R. 624, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA). Manufacturers have made cybersecurity a primary focus and have worked with members on both sides of the aisle in the House and Senate to develop legislation that will protect the United States from increasing cyber threats.

  • Manufacturers: Cybersecurity Means Economic and National Security

    25 July 2013 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Tax, Technology and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman testified before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation on behalf of manufacturers in the U.S. regarding –The Partnership Between NIST and the Private Sector: Improving Cybersecurity.– Manufacturers are committed to the protection of intellectual property (IP), sensitive data and national security. In her testimony, Coleman announced the NAM's support for the work undertaken by the committee this year.

  • Manufacturers: Defend Trade Secrets Act Keeps Us Competitive

    27 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement praising congressional leaders for passage of the Defend Trade Secrets Act.

  • Manufacturing Leaders Partner to Discuss Impact of Industrial Internet of Things

    29 March 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM, in partnership with General Electric (GE), PTC and ServiceMax, hosted an executive forum on the role the Industrial Internet of Things.

  • NAM Applauds Senate Passage of CISA

    27 October 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM Vice President of Tax and Domestic Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman issued a statement on Senate passage of S. 754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) of 2015.

  • NAM Survey: Manufacturers Need Strong Intellectual Property Protections to Ensure Investment and Competitiveness

    11 March 2016 | Press Release

    The NAM issued the first quarter results of its 2016 Manufacturers’ Outlook Survey. In addition to the manufacturing outlook, the survey polled NAM members about key intellectual property issues.

  • NAM Video: Internet of Things Is Shaping Future of Manufacturing

    25 June 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued the following statement after the House overwhelmingly passed H.R. 2576, the TSCA Modernization Act of 2015.

  • New Study by Harvard Business School Professor and Nam Chief Economist Shows International Software Piracy Hampering Manufacturers in the U.S.

    30 January 2014 | Press Release

    Today, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) unveiled a study by Bill Kerr, associate professor at Harvard Business School, and Chad Moutray, chief economist for the NAM, finding that unfair competition fueled by stolen software is a significant drain on manufacturing in the U.S. Estimated losses between 2002 and 2012 totaled nearly $240 billion in manufacturing revenue, $70 billion in GDP and 42,220 U.S. manufacturing jobs. The study, unveiled during a panel discussion at NAM headquarters, is among the first to prove that stolen software use damages sectors of the U.S. economy beyond the software sector.