ICYMI: Congress finished 2015 with a bang. Decades of hard work and determination by a coalition of committed manufacturing companies and organizations finally paid off with passage of the FY16 Omnibus funding bill that also included restoration of the 50+ expired… Read More ›
It’s hard to believe that August Recess is almost over, especially if you live in Washington. It’s not that I haven’t missed the impassioned debate over the country’s most pressing issues or watching the legislative process unfold; it’s just that… Read More ›
Kudos to the Senate Finance Committee for setting the wheels in motion on tax extenders! Led by Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR), Senate tax writers overwhelmingly approved an extension of the dozens of tax provisions that… Read More ›
MFG Advocates, if there was ever a time to tell your elected leaders just how important international trade is to your business, it’s now. Momentum is building in Congress for renewal of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA). Contact your Senators and… Read More ›
Tomorrow is Election Day. Right now, nobody is sure what to expect. Polls have been all over the place. If you want to make an impact, you’ve got an opportunity to act. The outcome will depend on you!
You’ve heard it before, but I’m urging you again: Make it a point to talk to Congress during the August recess. It may be called “recess” on Capitol Hill, but federal lawmakers are ready to work and willing to listen. And they are… Read More ›