NAM’s Engler on Stimulus and Infrastructure

NAM President and CEO John Engler spoke Monday at a conference sponsored by the New America Foundation, “Roads to Recovery,” organized in anticipation of next week’s stimulating, lameduck session of Congress.

The text of NAM President Engler’s remarks as delivered (lightly edited) is available here. He addresses the current state of the manufacturing economy, the value of a stimulus package, aid to domestic automakers, and the critical importance of infrastructure to U.S. competitiveness.

The Foundation has posted a report on the conference, including audio of the day’s speakers, here.

Michael Lind, a Foundation fellow who oversees its American Infrastructure Initiative, with an emphasis on infrastructure financing, will be a guest this week on the NAM’s radio program, “America’s Business with Mike Hambrick.

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