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  • Maureen Davenport to Head NAM Communications

    29 October 2010 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today named Maureen Davenport as its senior vice president of communications. Davenport will be responsible for all communications, marketing and branding. She was selected for the position after a successful nationwide search conducted by Korn Ferry International.

  • Ambassador Shaun Donnelly to Join NAM's Trade Team

    28 October 2010 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    Ambassador Shaun Donnelly to Join NAM's Trade TeamTop Trade Expert to Direct NAM’s International Business Policy Activities The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today announced that Ambassador Shaun Donnelly – currently the Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Europe and the

  • NAM Supports Murphy Amendment on Derivatives

    18 February 2010 | Press Release

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Tax and Economic Policy Dorothy Coleman issued the following statement on Rep. Scott Murphy's (D-NY) Amendment to H.R. 4173, the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2009:

  • NAM Says EPA Endangerment Finding Will Hurt Manufacturers' Competitiveness

    18 February 2010 | Press Release

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President of Energy & Resources Policy Keith McCoy issued the following statement today on the Environment Protection Agency's (EPA) final –endangerment finding– declaring greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions a danger to the public health and welfare of current and future generations:

  • NAM Outlines Recommendations to Modernize Outdated Export Control System

    18 February 2010 | Press Release

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), which has been leading business community efforts with the current and previous administrations to modernize the export control system, yesterday provided a letter to National Security Advisor General James Jones and National Economic Advisor Lawrence Summers outlining its recommendations for the President's export controls review. The letter stressed the need to tighten controls on truly sensitive technology and simplify controls on technology that is not critical to national security – and is readily available from other countries.

  • NAM: Senate Moving Forward On Health Care Bill 'Unfortunate'

    12 January 2010 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    As the Senate moved to end debate and vote on Majority Leader Harry Reid's (D-NV) Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act today, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President John Engler issued the following statement in opposition to the bill.

  • NAM President John Engler Comments on Federal Loans for Auto Industry

    12 January 2010 | Press Release

    NAM President John Engler Comments on Federal Loans for Auto IndustryWASHINGTON, D.C. National Association of Manufacturers President John Engler today issued the following statement regarding a proposal for federal loans to the auto industry    Manufacturing is the mainstay of

  • NAM Supports WTO Case Against Unjustified Regulation On U.S. Poultry

    03 December 2009 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) endorsed the decision announced today by U.S. Trade Representative Susan Schwab to request formal World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement consultations with the European Union (EU) regarding the EU's ban on the import and marketing of poultry meat and poultry meat products from the United States.

  • NAM Opposes Separate Waiver for California Fuel Efficiency Rule

    03 December 2009 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to a statement today by President Barack Obama that he would ask the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to review state efforts to regulate vehicle emissions, National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Vice President for Energy and Resources Policy Keith McCoy issued the following statement:

  • NAM Promotes Ryan Modlin to Vice President of Government Relations

    03 December 2009 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) today announced that Ryan Modlin, formerly Senior Director of Government Relations, has been promoted to Vice President of Government Relations.

  • NAM President Engler Hails U.S.UAE 123 Agreement Signed Today; Urges Quick Congressional Approval

    03 December 2009 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President John Engler strongly endorsed the –123 Agreement– on Commercial Nuclear Technology signed today at the Department of State by Secretary Condoleezza Rice and her counterpart from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

  • NAM Urges House Leadership To Enact Stimulus Legislation

    03 December 2009 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) President and Chief Executive Officer John Engler sent a letter to House leaders yesterday urging them –to move quickly on a legislative package to help get America working again.–

  • NAM Welcomes Implementation of Peru Trade Agreement

    03 December 2009 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Association of Manufacturers today expressed satisfaction that the United States – Peru Trade Promotion Agreement goes into effect today.

  • Senator Warner (D-VA) Shares With Manufacturers His Vision For Strengthening America's Competitiveness

    03 December 2009 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) today offered to work closely with manufacturers to forge a –clearly articulated, comprehensive, national competitiveness strategy– in an address to more than a hundred manufacturers at the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Leadership Luncheon, held in conjunction with the inaugural celebration for President-elect Barack Obama.

  • NAM Supports WTO Finding On IPR Protection

    03 December 2009 | Press Release | Author: Erin Streeter

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) welcomed today's finding by a dispute settlement panel of the World Trade Organization (WTO) that will strengthen intellectual property right (IPR) protections in China.