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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.

  • Administration Follows Manufacturers Lead on Energy Efficiency

    Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Manufacturers who have been leaders in developing and utilizing energy-efficient technologies and products today commended President Obama for his announcement to renew the Energy Savings and Performance-Based Contracting Investment Initiative with a brand-new, $2 billion target. The federal government recently completed the President's initial two-year, $2 billion initiative, first announced in December 2011.

  • 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.

  • Carbon Tax Is Bad Medicine for Recovering Economy

    01 August 2013 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons today voiced strong support for an amendment offered by Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA). The amendment would require congressional approval before the implementation of any rule that imposes a tax on carbon emissions.

  • 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.

  • EPAs Permit Suspension for Disposal of Mining Waste Creates Widespread Uncertainty

    14 January 2011 | Press Release

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – National Association of Manufacturers Executive Vice President and incoming President Jay Timmons issued the following comment today about the EPA's action to halt a Section 404 permit issued under the Clean Water Act for disposal of mining waste from Mingo Logan's Spruce No. 1 surface mine in West Virginia:

  • Energy-Efficiency Measure Is a Win-Win for Manufacturers

    04 March 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., March 4, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued this statement in support of passage of H.R. 2126, the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014, which would promote a number of energy-efficiency measures:

  • For Growth and Jobs Its Time for the President to Say Yes

    11 February 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued this statement following House passage of legislation to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.

  • From Ditches, to Ponds, to Creeks: New Waters Rule Expands the Administration’s Regulatory Reach

    27 May 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg released the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (the Corps) finalized the “Waters of the United States” regulation.

  • House Energy Legislation Protects Manufacturers and Their Employees

    06 March 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., March 6, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued this statement after passage of H.R. 3826, the Electricity Security and Affordability Act, which would improve the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) greenhouse gas (GHG) regulatory agenda to protect a diverse energy mix critical to manufacturers:

  • 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.

  • Keystone XL Application “One Step Closer” to Tens of Thousands of Manufacturing Jobs

    26 January 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM lauded the filing of an application to begin work on the Keystone XL pipeline project. NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement.

  • Legislative Fix Needed for Clean Air Act

    09 July 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued a statement on the Clean Air Act.

  • Manufacturers Applaud House Action to Promote Regulatory Certainty

    24 June 2015 | Press Release

    NAM National Association of Manufacturers Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued the following statement after the House passed the bipartisan Ratepayer Protection Act (H.R. 2042).

  • Manufacturers Applaud Senate Action on Waters Regulation

    04 November 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg issued astatement after the Senate passed legislation to halt the costly and burdensome “Waters of the United States” rule.