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  • Poll Shows More Than Two-Thirds of Americans Are Happy with Their Air Quality

    18 June 2015 | Press Release

    According to a poll released by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), 67 percent rate their local air quality as excellent or good and more than half oppose stricter federal environmental regulations on local businesses.

  • Manufacturers to Congressional Leaders: Ozone Regulation Will Hamper Growth and Opportunity

    16 June 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg testified at a joint House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade and Subcommittee on Energy and Power hearing.

  • 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.

  • Manufacturers One Step Forward Two Steps Back Policies Stunt Growth

    20 March 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM Vice President of Energy and Resource Policy Ross Eisenberg issued the following statement on the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) hydraulic fracturing regulations for federal lands.

  • Manufacturers Support Legislation That Guards Against Most Expensive Regulation

    17 March 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement supporting the bipartisan Clean Air, Strong Economies (CASE) Act introduced in the Senate today.

  • NAM: Proposed Ozone Rule Still The Most Costly

    26 February 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    An update of the landmark study conducted by NERA Economic Consulting and commissioned by the NAM reveals that the more stringent ozone standard proposed by the EPA could reduce GDP by $140 billion per year and carry a compliance price tag of $1.1 trillion.

  • Manufacturers and Laborers Agree: Keystone Veto Is Missed Opportunity for American Workers

    24 February 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    The NAM, which represents more than 12 million men and women who make things in the United States, today joined with the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA), which represents nearly 500 local union chapters in the United States and Canada, to address the opportunity missed when President Barack Obama vetoed legislation to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.

  • 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.

  • Timmons: Manufacturing as Resilient and Robust as Ever

    02 February 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons delivered the 2015 State of Manufacturing Address before students, faculty and local manufacturing leaders at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind., today.

  • Manufacturers Commend Senate Action to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline

    29 January 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

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

  • New Ozone Regulation Jeopardizes Manufacturing Comeback

    26 November 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement of an expanded ozone standard.

  • Senate Can Score Major Victory by Supporting Keystone

    18 November 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and Laborers' International Union of North America (LIUNA) General President Terry O'Sullivan released a joint statement prior to the Senate vote on S. 2280, a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.

  • NAM: New EPA Ozone Regulations Could Be Costliest in U.S. History

    31 July 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., July 31, 2014 – A new study by NERA Economic Consulting and commissioned by the National Association of Manufacturers NAM reveals that a more stringent ozone standard from the Obama Administration could reduce GDP by $270 billion per year and carry a compliance price tag of $2.2 trillion from 2017 to 2040, increasing energy costs and placing millions of jobs at risk. At this price, the NAM estimates that it would be the most expensive regulation the U.S. government has ever issued.

  • New EPA Rule Will Threaten Manufacturers Competitive Advantage

    02 June 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    National Association of Manufacturers NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued this statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency's EPA proposed standard for existing power plants:

  • 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: