Search Results for NAM in the News, Trade Promotion Authority

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  • Trade Expansion Crucial for US Job Growth (CNBC)

    23 June 2015 | Video

    Jay Timmons, NAM President, explains why he thinks expanding trade opportunities is crucial for global competitiveness and job growth in the U.S.

  • Op-Ed: The 4-Part Plan to Keep US Manufacturing Supreme (CNBC)

    04 June 2015 | Article | Author: Jay Timmons

    The National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons contributed this op-ed in Real Clear Politics.

  • What US Manufacturing Needs to Succeed (CNBC)

    18 May 2015 | Article

    "Fair and transparent regulations, more competitive taxes, better immigration policies and international trade are important issues that we must address today if we want to continue the momentum of U.S. manufacturing in the future."

  • Free Trade Does Not Cost American Jobs (Newsweek)

    13 May 2015 | Article

    "Our manufacturing achievements today are dwarfed by tomorrow’s untapped possibilities. To achieve those possibilities, we need better access to the 95 percent of the world’s population and the more than 70 percent of the world’s purchasing power beyond our borders. TPA is what Congress needs to approve to help us achieve that."

  • When All Else Fails, Trade Critics Throw Lots of Mud (Washington Examiner)

    11 May 2015 | Article

    "For manufacturers and other businesses in the U.S., ISDS is an important last resort when a government blatantly discriminates, seizes private property without compensation, or treats investors unfairly. These rules promote the rule of law internationally and help manufacturers succeed in a tough global economy, helping to support jobs, research and development, and production here at home."

  • NAM Leads the Charge for TPA Legislation

    24 April 2015 | Article

    Manufacturers are speaking out and working nonstop to secure swift congressional passage of bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation introduced last week by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI).

  • Linda Dempsey on C-SPAN's Washington Journal (C-SPAN)

    30 January 2015 | Video

    NAM Vice President of International Economic Affairs Linda Dempsey discusses the Presidential trade authority in international trade negotiations on C-SPAN's Washington Journal.