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Conveying the Importance of Minerals Accessibility

Conveying the Importance of Minerals Accessibility

This piece was originally published in the May 2017 issue of¬†electroindustry. NEMA President and CEO Kevin J. Cosgriff addressed the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on March 28 to voice the electroindustry perspective on minerals availability and the importance of minerals access for U.S. electrical and medical imaging manufacturers. In his testimony, Mr. Cosgriff emphasized the importance of policies that provide assurance to industry of stable and continuous supply Read more […]

Senate Dems Propose Infrastructure Blueprint

Senate Dems Propose Infrastructure Blueprint

This piece was originally published in the April 2017 issue¬†of¬†electroindustry. Joseph Eaves, Director, Government Relations, NEMA On January 24, 2017, Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) and top Senate Democrats unveiled a major infrastructure proposal, A Blueprint to Rebuild America’s Infrastructure and Create 15 Million Jobs. This plan requires a $1 trillion investment and, by their projections, would create more than 15 million jobs over the next 10 years. The blueprint Read more […]

Advocating for a Comprehensive Energy Bill

Advocating for a Comprehensive Energy Bill

Christine Coogle, Editor and Social Media Manager, NEMA This week, the NEMA government relations team and representatives from several member companies met with congressional staff involved in the House-Senate conference committee working to reach an agreement on the first broad energy bill in nearly a decade. We are advocating for the swift development and passage of a comprehensive energy bill with a number of specific provisions important to our members. Both the House of Representatives Read more […]