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  • House and Senate Movement on MTB Invites Wave of Opportunity for Manufacturers

    13 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued a statement on the release of legislation in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate reforming the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) process.

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

    08 April 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    Following the conclusion of the 2016 Annual U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank Summit, NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tom Donohue issued a joint statement on the importance of a fully functioning Ex-Im Bank to competitiveness.

  • Manufacturers to Congress: End Cuba Trade Restrictions

    23 March 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    On the heels of President Obama’s visit to Havana, NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey sent a letter calling on congressional leaders to pass legislation to release the trade embargo on Cuba.

  • Manufacturers Call on Senate to Send Customs Bill to President

    11 February 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement ahead of a vote today by the U.S. Senate to end debate and proceed to final passage on the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015, long-awaited, widely supported legislation that would update and improve U.S. customs and border policies.

  • Manufacturers Endorse Trans-Pacific Partnership

    04 January 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM announced its support today for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement, which was concluded in October after more than five years of negotiations.

  • 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.

  • Timmons: This Is an Historic Victory for Our Country

    18 December 2015 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after Congress passed historic spending legislation with many key manufacturing priorities including significant business tax relief, an end to the ban on crude oil exports, a two-year delay of the Cadillac tax, a repeal of onerous Country-of-Origin labeling requirements and new rules to ease the public–private exchange of cybersecurity information.

  • Manufacturers Hail Trade Provisions in Spending Bill

    16 December 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey released a statement after Congress released details of its spending bill.

  • Manufacturers Applaud House Action on Customs Conference Report

    11 December 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued a statement on House passage today of long-awaited, widely supported legislation updating and improving U.S. customs and border policies.

  • As WTO Announces Retaliation, Manufacturers Call on Congress to Repeal Country-of-Origin Labeling

    07 December 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey released the following statement after the World Trade Organization (WTO) announced retaliation levels relating to Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL) for muscle cuts of beef and pork.

  • Timmons: Today We Move Forward

    03 December 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM applauded the passage of legislation today that included a multiyear reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • Manufacturers Welcome Long-Term Highway Bill Passage

    05 November 2015 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after the House passed a well-funded, long-term highway bill, which includes critical language to reauthorize the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • Enough Is Enough

    27 October 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons issued a statement after the U.S. House of Representatives voted in favor of final passage on a bill to reauthorize the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • Timmons: Ex-Im Vote Not a Hard Decision

    26 October 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    Today, the NAM released a white paper, titled “Ex-Im Lapse Hurting U.S. Manufacturers,” detailing the quantifiable harm the lapse of the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank is having on manufacturers of all sizes across the country.

  • Without Ex-Im, Manufacturing Economy Weakens

    22 October 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    Today, the NAM released a white paper, titled “Ex-Im Lapse Hurting U.S. Manufacturers,” detailing the quantifiable harm the lapse of the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank is having on manufacturers of all sizes across the country.