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Case IH’s Walker Questions Candidate on Trade -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamMarch 31, 2016

Trade supports the ability of equipment manufacturers to compete globally, said Jim Walker, an AEM Director and vice president of Case IH North America, during a CNN town hall meeting on Tuesday with Republican presidential candidates. Walker had the opportunity to ask Ohio Gov. John Kasich what he would do as president to support manufacturing […]

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Manufacturing Voters Must Speak with One Voice -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamApril 5, 2016

An April snowstorm. Opening Day at the Brewers. Presidential candidates crisscrossing the state. These rites of spring seem as essential as cheese and bratwurst to residents of Wisconsin. We at AEM also know full well how equipment manufacturing serves as an anchor for the state’s economy, which is why we’re fighting to make our members’ […]

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Bring Your A-Game to Spray Drift Control Demo -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamApril 11, 2016

A planned demonstration of the latest spray drift control technology needs ag sprayer manufacturers to bring their A-game. Building off of its successful tour with officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) at the 2015 Farm Progress Show, AEM together with the Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) is organizing a spray drift control field demo […]

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AEM Supports Manufacturing Competitiveness Act -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamApril 27, 2016

AEM is calling on Members of Congress to support U.S. manufacturers by voting yes on the American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act. The legislation, H.R. 4923, will allow for the suspension of import duties on goods not made in the United States which are vital for U.S. manufacturing. The U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means passed […]

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Vote Now for Top Infrastructure Complaint -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamApril 27, 2016

Voting is now open for the first phase of the Infrastructure Vision 2050 Challenge! AEM staff helped to identify the top 10 finalists for the “Complain” stage of the contest, which awards up to $2,500 for the most creative complaint submitted about the state of U.S. infrastructure. Visit the Challenge website and judge for yourself […]

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RFS Central to America’s Manufacturing Strength -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamMay 3, 2016

By AEM Chair Leif Magnusson We’ve heard a lot about the importance of manufacturers during this election season, and as the head of a manufacturing business in Nebraska, I couldn’t agree more. But what many candidates – and voters – don’t understand is how essential the strength of our farm sector is for manufacturing jobs, […]

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HUSCO Preps Employees on Manufacturing Issues -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamMay 3, 2016

The I Make America tour made its first stop in Wisconsin and its second of the year at an event last Monday at HUSCO International, Inc. in Waukesha, Wisconsin. HUSCO CEO and AEM Director Austin Ramirez welcomed state elected officials and AEM leaders to the company’s facilities and spoke to HUSCO employees about the importance […]

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Gov. Scott Walker Meets with AEM Members at Milwaukee HQ -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamMay 5, 2016

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker visited AEM headquarters on Wednesday for a roundtable discussion with area AEM members and other manufacturing leaders. Walker joined manufacturing leaders from across the state and across various sectors to share his thoughts about the importance of manufacturing for Wisconsin, and describe the steps he’s sought to take as governor to […]

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Gov. Include Highway Funding in Tax Reform, Industry Leaders Urge -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamMay 12, 2016

Manufacturing and construction industry leaders pushed Congress to make sustainable surface transportation funding a priority as part of tax reform at this year’s Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) Fly-In. Industry leaders stormed Capitol Hill on Wednesday to ask members of Congress to sign a letter urging tax-writing committees to identify a sustainable funding course for the […]

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AEM Leads Infrastructure Discussion on Capitol Hill -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamMay 19, 2016

AEM took its infrastructure message to Capitol Hill on Tuesday with a marquee Infrastructure Week discussion featuring elected representatives and industry leaders in the halls of Congress. AEM’s Infrastructure Vision 2050 initiative convened a high-level discussion on the future of infrastructure featuring U.S. Congressman and Infrastructure Week Co-Chair Garret Graves (R-La.), Kansas City, Missouri Mayor […]

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Renewable Fuel Standard Moves Forward – But Not Enough -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamMay 19, 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday proposed a 2017 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) rule that would increase required ethanol blends for gasoline, but still falls short of the statutory requirements advocated by AEM and other industry groups. The EPA released its proposed RFS rule, which increases the required ethanol blend levels over 2016. […]

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Volvo CE, Kuhn North America Open Doors to I Make America -Featured Image

By: I Make America TeamMay 19, 2016

The I Make America campaign made two more stops in early May at AEM member companies in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. Volvo CE North America hosted I Make America for a sign-up event on May 6 to coincide with its sales and marketing meetings. Rainy weather couldn’t keep Volvo employees from visiting the I Make America […]

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