Posts Tagged ‘ NAM ’

Construction Hiring Increases as Manufacturing Employment Remains Steady

Jun 5th, 2019

Despite a national labor shortage, the latest report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics displays notable growth in construction employment and a steady number of jobs in the manufacturing industries. Officials from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) say both attracting and retaining workforce is the top concern of its members, yet manufacturers remain […]

NAM CEO: High-Tech Manufacturing is “New Collar” Work

Feb 14th, 2018

There are currently more than 364,000 job vacancies in the U.S. manufacturing sector, and by 2025 that number will climb to 3.5 million, says Jay Timmons, the president and CEO of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). However, about two million of those jobs could go unfilled because of a lack of skilled workers, a […]

Supreme Court to Hear Industry Challenge to New EPA Regulations

Feb 20th, 2014

The general counsel for the Glass Association of North America (GANA) says he’s “guardedly optimistic” that the Supreme Court will favorably view the challenge by GANA and other members of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) to the proposed new Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) standards dealing with greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. NAM will be heading […]

Manufacturers’ EPA Challenge to be Heard Before Supreme Court

Oct 17th, 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court has announced it will accept the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and other associations’ petition challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) regulation of greenhouse gases, according to a release from the Glass Association of North America (GANA), which is a part of the coalition challenging the EPA regulations. NAM president and […]