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  • Timmons: Administration Gives Relief to Manufacturers

    10 October 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons released the following statement on the Trump administration’s recent announcement on the Clean Power Plan.

  • President Trump Hits the Reset Button on Auto Emissions Rule

    15 March 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) commended President Donald Trump for announcing that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of Transportation (DOT) would reconsider an EPA midnight regulation impacting automobile fuel economy requirements and emissions standards, or the program known as the corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) standards.

  • President Trump Orders EPA to Rescind WOTUS

    28 February 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement on President Donald Trump’s executive order directing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to rescind the “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule, which expands the number of waterways federally protected under the Clean Water Act.

  • Confirmation of Scott Pruitt Will Bring Balance to the EPA

    17 February 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement congratulating Scott Pruitt on his confirmation as Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator.

  • Congress Begins “Midnight Regs” Cleanup

    30 January 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The NAM issued its support for legislation to be considered by Congress that would support repeal of several onerous regulations—all of which were implemented in the final weeks of the previous presidential administration.

  • New Study: Manufacturers Face 297,696 Regulatory Restrictions

    18 January 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    As the incoming Trump administration prepares to reform and roll back many misguided federal regulations, the NAM has released a new study revealing the sheer number of business and operational hurdles that manufacturers face on a daily basis as a result of the nation’s current regulatory structure.

  • A Labor Legacy to Remember: Years of Excessive Overregulation

    22 September 2016 | Press Release

    The NAM released a new study today that outlines the destructive legacy this administration’s relentless labor regulatory agenda will leave for manufacturers, their employees and the communities in which they live.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Passage of Legislation to Streamline Permitting Process Good News for Manufacturers

    06 March 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., March 6, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued this statement after passage of H.R. 2641, the Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act:

  • Regulatory Reform Protects Manufacturers

    26 February 2014 | Press Release

    Washington, D.C., February 26, 2014 – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Aric Newhouse issued this statement in support of passage of H.R. 2804, the Achieving Less Excess in Regulation and Requiring Transparency (ALERRT) Act, and H.R. 3865, the Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act. The bills are set to be voted on by the House of Representatives:

  • NAM and NFIB Call For Action to Modernize Regulatory Process

    26 February 2014 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) are joining forces to urge for long-overdue reforms to the overly complex and inefficient federal regulatory process. The partnership was announced during a panel event on federal regulations this morning. During the course of the upcoming year, the two organizations will utilize the full weight of their grassroots networks in an effort to engage with Congress and the Administration on the need for regulatory improvements.

  • NAM Announces Bipartisan Effort to Highlight Competitiveness Challenges Facing Manufacturers

    29 October 2013 | Press Release | Author: Jamie Hennigan

    Washington, D.C., October 29, 2013 – The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced today that former Sens. Blanche Lincoln (D-AR) and George Allen (R-VA) will co-chair the Manufacturing Competitiveness Initiative, an effort aimed at examining and highlighting the competitiveness challenges facing manufacturers.