Have you read the National Association of Manufacturing’s new policy document and call to action? It’s a Manufacturing Strategy for Jobs and American Competitiveness.
Meanwhile, on the Hill there’s a hearing today on H.R. 4692, the National Manufacturing Strategy Act, sponsored by Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-IL); this briefing memo provides background. The NAM will have a statement and news release.
Hearings – Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection
Monday, 12 July 2010 15:52
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection will hold a hearing on H.R. 4692, the National Manufacturing Strategy Act of 2010, on Wednesday, July 14, 2010, in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building. Representative Lipinski introduced the bill on February 25, 2010.
•Ron Bloom, Senior Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury, Administration’s Senior Counselor for Manufacturing Policy
•Aneesh Chopra, Associate Director for Technology and Chief Technology Officer, Office of Science and Technology Policy
•Bill Hickey, President and Chief Executive Officer, Lapham-Hickey Steel Co.
•Scott N. Paul, Executive Director, Alliance for American Manufacturing
•Mark Gordon, Director, Defense Research Programs, National Center for Advanced Technologies
•Owen E. Herrnstadt, Director, Trade and Globalization, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
•Kevin A. Hassett, Senior Fellow and Director of Economic Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute
WHEN: 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 14
WHERE: 2322 Rayburn House Office Building
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