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  • Urgent Action Still Needed to Prevent Retaliation on Manufacturing

    10 June 2015 | Press Release

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey released the following statement after the House passed legislation to bring the United States into compliance with the World Trade Organization regarding Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL) rules for muscle cuts of beef and pork.

  • Manufacturers and Businesses Call for Urgent Action on Reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank

    03 June 2015 | Press Release

    In a letter coordinated by the NAM and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, more than 1,000 companies and associations representing businesses, manufacturers and their employees from all 50 states, today urged Congress for quick action on a long-term reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • Manufacturers: We Don’t Want to Be on the Sidelines Anymore

    22 May 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement after the Senate approved bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation.

  • Congress Must Act to Avoid Retaliation Against Manufacturers

    18 May 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey released a statement after the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) ruling on the U.S. Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL) standards.

  • Don’t Think Ex-Im Impacts Jobs? Watch This

    14 May 2015 | Press Release

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released the following video in response to recent claims that a lapse of the Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) would not hurt manufacturing jobs.

  • Clock Is Ticking for Manufacturers

    14 May 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey released the following statement after the Senate vote to move to debate on Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).

  • Senate Once Again Fails to Act on Critical Trade Legislation

    12 May 2015 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons released this statement on the importance of the Export-Import Bank to manufacturing jobs in America.

  • Timmons: Ex-Im Lapse Threatens Manufacturing Jobs in America

    06 May 2015 | Press Release

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons released this statement on the importance of the Export-Import Bank to manufacturing jobs in America.

  • Manufacturers: Senate Tariff Legislation Is Critical First Step

    16 April 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey issued the following statement on the introduction of bipartisan legislation to reform the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill.

  • Manufacturers Rally Behind Trade Promotion Authority Legislation

    16 April 2015 | Press Release

    Manufacturers are rallying behind bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation introduced today by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI).

  • New Poll Shows Americans Continue to Overwhelmingly Support Trade Agreements

    26 March 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Likely general election voters across the political spectrum remain supportive of trade agreements with additional countries that open overseas markets for goods manufactured in the United States and continue to overwhelmingly believe Congress and the President should work together to seek new trade deals, according to new polling data.

  • NAM Chamber Welcome Senate Efforts to Reauthorize ExIm Bank

    20 March 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    NAM Director of Trade Facilitation Policy Lauren Airey and U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Director of International Policy Christopher Wenk issued the following joint statement on introduction of two Senate bills for a long-term reauthorization of the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank.

  • 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.

  • President's Call for Pro-Trade Policies Promising Sign for Manufacturers

    20 January 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    The analysis of a study commissioned by the NAM focuses on the macroeconomic impact of five policy changes: a maximum corporate tax rate of 25 percent; a globally competitive international territorial tax system; full expensing for capital equipment; an enhanced and permanent policy toward research and development; and parallel changes for non-corporate pass-through businesses.

  • US European Industries Urge Stronger Trade and Investment Ties with India

    16 December 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    On behalf of businesses across Europe and in all 50 U.S. states, the heads of the NAM and more than a dozen other organizations today sent a joint letter to Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman urging action on trade and investment barriers that are preventing overseas firms from contributing fully to India’s economic growth.