NAM Releases American Renewal Action Plan
April 22, 2020
strengthen the nation’s response to COVID-19 and ensure manufacturers
are poised to lead the recovery and renewal of the American economy, the
National Association of Manufacturers released the
“American Renewal Action Plan.”
Congressional and administrative actions to allow manufacturers to further ramp up production and enhance distribution of personal protective equipment to support not only our hospitals, but all sectors of the economy.
Congressional and administrative actions to ensure that employees are able to go into work confident that proper health precautions are being implemented.
Strong and clear legal reforms that protect the essential manufacturers that must remain open to provide vital goods and those that retool their factories to make urgently needed equipment and supplies.
Historic investment in our nation’s infrastructure to boost the economy.
Key reforms to boost economic and national security by growing the U.S. manufacturing industry.
Congressional and administrative actions to expand U.S. exports and strengthen the manufacturing supply chain.
The Treasury Department, Small Business Administration and Federal Reserve should speed the delivery of aid to small businesses by addressing key issues related to their new lending facilities.
The NAM released its “COVID-19 Policy Action Plan Recommendations” on March 9 to guide the government’s initial response to the pandemic. The association released an updated and expanded action plan on March 18. Congress and the administration have already adopted many of the proposals.