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  • Manufacturers Launch Ad Campaign Against Scott Garrett to Lead Export-Import Bank

    25 July 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) will run a full-page ad tomorrow in the Charleston Post and Courier that exposes the facts about Scott Garrett’s attempts to kill the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • New Jersey Manufacturers Urge Scott Garrett to Withdraw Nomination to Lead Export-Import Bank

    17 July 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) are calling on Scott Garrett to withdraw as the nominee for Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank chairman and president.

  • Manufacturers on NAFTA Objectives: Manufacturing Workers Need Strong Rules and Enforcement to Level the Playing Field

    17 July 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President for International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued the following statement on the administration’s announcement of NAFTA objectives.

  • Manufacturers: Scott Garrett’s Confirmation at Ex-Im Would Be a Terrible Trade Deal for Our Country

    12 July 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons today expressed manufacturers’ strong opposition to the nomination of Scott Garrett to lead the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • Manufacturers Rolling Up Their Sleeves to Work with Trump Administration, Congress to Strengthen NAFTA

    18 May 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued the following statement on the Trump administration’s decision to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

  • Politics Win Over Jobs

    28 September 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued a statement urging Congress to move legislation, as part of the upcoming Continuing Resolution, that would allow the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank to consider and act on all transactions immediately.

  • Manufacturers: U.N. Proposal Threatens Innovation, Lifesaving Medicines

    14 September 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement on a report from the United Nations Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Access to Medicines that contains intellectual property (IP) proposals that, if implemented, would undermine the ability of innovative manufacturers to be able to support critical research and development projects, impacting our ability to address global health challenges.

  • Business Leaders: Fully Functioning Ex-Im Bank Vital to Our Competitiveness

    08 September 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued a statement urging Congress to move legislation, as part of the upcoming Continuing Resolution, that would allow the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank to consider and act on all transactions immediately.

  • Timmons Hails USTR Announcement on China

    13 July 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement on the announcement by the office of the U.S. Trade Representative that the United States is launching a World Trade Organization (WTO) case challenging China’s export duties on nine raw materials, all of which are widely used by manufacturers in the United States.

  • Delays in Confirming Ex-Im Board Put US Jobs at Risk

    30 June 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tom Donohue issued a joint statement calling on the Senate to act to restore a quorum to the Board of Directors of the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • Timmons: May Jobs Numbers Pathetic

    03 June 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement on the disappointing Bureau of Labor Statistics’ jobs report, which showed the slowest monthly jobs gain since September 2010.

  • MTB Passage Brings Relief to Manufacturers

    10 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after today’s Senate passage of trade legislation that would establish a new Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) process on imported inputs and products not available in the United States.

  • Manufacturers Call on Government to Address Key Issues with India

    02 May 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM released a set of priorities today outlining specific steps the U.S. and Indian governments should take to ensure productive outcomes from upcoming dialogues and engagements, including Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s U.S. visit in June.

  • Manufacturers: House Passage of MTB Brings Us One Step Closer to Relief

    27 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after House passage of trade legislation that would establish a new Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) process on imported inputs and products not available in the United States.

  • NAM on MTB: We Can See the Path Forward

    20 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM, along with more than 200 businesses and business organizations, sent a letter to members of Congress today urging movement on bipartisan and bicameral legislation that would enable the elimination of unnecessary taxes on manufacturers of all sizes and calling for swift action on this long-awaited legislation.