EPA Regulations Will Severely Harm Missouri’s Economic Growth

New Report Details the Significant Economic Impact of Questionable EPA Regulations on Missouri Jefferson City, Mo. – Associated Industries of Missouri (AIM) and the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released a new study today by ndp|consulting, A Critical Review of the Benefits and Costs of EPA Regulations on the U.S. Economy (http://www.nam.org/~/media/423A1826BF0747258F22BB9C68E31F8F.ashx), that examines the… Read More EPA Regulations Will Severely Harm Missouri’s Economic Growth

AIM stands with Sen. Schmitt for “Broad-Based Tax Relief”

Associated Industries of Missouri (AIM) announced Tuesday that the organization will ask lawmakers and Governor Jay Nixon to approve a 50 percent tax cut for every Missouri business during the 2013 legislative session. Senator Eric Schmitt (R-St. Louis County) announced his plan today to file AIM’s “Broad-Based Tax Relief Act” in the Missouri Senate. “For… Read More AIM stands with Sen. Schmitt for “Broad-Based Tax Relief”

AIM Again Proposes Tax Cut for All Missouri Businesses – Speaker of the House is Listening

Missouri News Horizon is reporting House Speaker Tim Jones is planning to make business incentives and tax cuts a priority in the upcoming legislative session. This is good news for Associated Industries of Missouri members. Associated Industries of Missouri (AIM) has proposed cutting business income taxes in half over five years.  The tax cut would… Read More AIM Again Proposes Tax Cut for All Missouri Businesses – Speaker of the House is Listening

Sequestration Would Take Heavy Toll on Missouri Manufacturers and Suppliers

The federal government is looking for ways to avoid drastic defense department cuts that are scheduled to take effect Jan. 2, 2013 as part of the Budget Control Act of 2011. The act calls for a sequestration process to control a rapidly growing national debt by cutting discretionary defense spending by 10 percent over the… Read More Sequestration Would Take Heavy Toll on Missouri Manufacturers and Suppliers

DOE Makes Small Modular Reactor Announcement

Ameren Missouri and Westinghouse announced Tuesday they will continue their partnership’s pursuit of the United States Department of Energy’s follow-on solicitation for Small Modular Reactor programs. The announcement came after the DOE announced it would award the initial federal grant for its SMR program to Babcock and Wilcox Company in the Tennessee Valley Authority on… Read More DOE Makes Small Modular Reactor Announcement

Ameren & Westinghouse Host Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Supplier Forum

On Tuesday, October 30, AIM President Ray McCarty attended a forum hosted by Ameren and Westinghouse for potential suppliers to provide products and services in support of a new industry in Missouri: manufacture of components for small modular nuclear reactors (SMR’s). Ameren and Westinghouse have formed a team that has applied for a $452 million federal grant… Read More Ameren & Westinghouse Host Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Supplier Forum