Search Results for Press Release, Trade Promotion Authority

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  • Manufacturers Commend Senate’s Leadership on Trade Bill

    24 June 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM President and CEO Jay Timmons and NAM Vice Chair of International Economic Affairs Policy and Emerson Chairman and CEO David Farr released a joint statement after the U.S. Senate approved legislation to authorize Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).

  • House Stands with Manufacturers

    18 June 2015 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation to authorize Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).

  • Congress: Get TPA to President’s Desk

    12 June 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on trade votes in the U.S. House of Representatives today.

  • TPA Vote Is About Future of Manufacturing

    11 June 2015 | Press Release

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons and NAM Vice Chair of International Economic Affairs Policy and Emerson Chairman and CEO David Farr released the following joint statement urging the U.S. House of Representatives to pass legislation to authorize Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Manufacturers Call for Investment Protections in TPA

    21 April 2015 | Press Release

    In a letter coordinated by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), more than 60 associations representing millions of manufacturers and businesses across the United States are calling on Congress to maintain strong investment and investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) provisions in upcoming Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Manufacturing Leaders Gather to Discuss Trade at Congressional Forum

    23 May 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    New Albany, Ohio, February 21, 2014 – Leaders from Washington, D.C., and across Ohio took part in a congressional forum today at Commercial Vehicle Group's (CVG) New Albany, Ohio, facility to discuss the importance of trade to growing the state's manufacturing economy. CVG President and CEO Richard Lavin and National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey participated in the forum alongside representatives from The Procter & Gamble Company, Dana Holding Corporation and Honda of America Mfg. Rep. Pat Tiberi (R-OH-12), a senior member of the House Ways and Means Committee, which has jurisdiction over trade agreements, delivered remarks on the importance of trade to Ohio.

  • NAM Releases State Trade Fact Sheets

    01 May 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    As part of an effort to continue to educate policymakers and the public on the importance of trade, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released today updated fact sheets based on full-year 2013 data that highlight the importance of manufactured goods exports for jobs and growth in all 50 states. The NAM also reiterated its call for Congress to take swift action on bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation.

  • New Poll: Vast Majority of Americans Want the President and Congress to Work Together to Expand Trade Deals

    20 February 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., February 20, 2014 – Americans from across the political spectrum believe that the President and Congress should work together to seek out new trade agreements, according to new polling data. The most effective way to ensure this collaboration is through swift passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), a critical partnership between the President and Congress that facilitates negotiation and approval of trade agreements.

  • Manufacturers Welcome Introduction of Trade Promotion Authority Legislation

    09 January 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., January 9, 2014 – Manufacturers are rallying behind bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation introduced today by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (MT) and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch (UT) and by House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (MI).