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Obama urges patience on jobs

...businesses in the region.Last Wednesday, Obama announced an effort by the private sector, colleges and the National Association of Manufacturers to help half a million community college students become trained and certified for manufacturing jobs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-06-11/obama-urges-patience-jobs
U.S. economy grows faster than expected

...businesses more optimistic about prospects in 2012," said Chad Moutray, the chief economist at the National Association of Manufacturers.On Friday, the government will issue the jobs report for February. Economists expect it to show that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-03-06/us-economy-grows-faster-ex
Pro-jobs and anti-business?

...summit. But the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the National Federation of Independent Business and the National Association of Manufacturers would have had to crash the party to get in. The truth is, many in the free market arena are coming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/06/edi_558269.shtml
Editorials
The job destroyer

...automobile industry -- are some of the costliest, worst-performing sectors in our economy. The National Association of Manufacturers estimates the bill would cost the country 600,000 jobs in 2010. This is what Big Labor and its friends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/16/edi_514710.shtml
Editorials
Companies give big in race

...into Georgia's Supreme Court race has sparked new charges of judge-buying. A group formed by the National Association of Manufacturers pumped $1.3 million into an independent committee seeking the ouster of Justice Carol Hunstein. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/31/met_102567.shtml
Metro
Obama's goal of doubling exports has hurdles

...very broad set of initiatives," said Pat Mears, director of international commercial affairs at the National Association of Manufacturers.The president's showcasing of his newly energized trade agenda appeared aimed, in part, at quieting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-07-07/obamas-goal-doubling-expor
Business
Bush picks California congressman to head SEC

...loosen them further. "Chris Cox is a great choice to lead the SEC," said John Engler, president of the National Association of Manufacturers. "We look forward to working with him as the SEC crafts guidance for companies to comply with Sarbanes-Oxley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/03/bus_455018.shtml
Business
How energy prices are affecting consumers

...and business confidence, not to mention spending power," said David Huether, chief economist at the National Association of Manufacturers, whose members are big energy users. Demand for big-ticket goods dropped sharply in March. The fear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/03/bus_452000.shtml
Business
Dollar slide could mean higher prices for consumers

...president for international affairs at the National Association of Manufacturers. It takes time. The U.S. budget deficit...Department: http://www.commerce.gov National Association of Manufacturers: http://www.nam.org

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/04/fin_441771.shtml
Finance
Worries rise about possible dollar crisis

...efforts eventually will produce results. Frank Vargo, vice president for international relations at the National Association of Manufacturers, said it was possible that China might move to fixing the yuan's rate at a higher level in relationship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/15/bus_434448.shtml
Business