Associated Industries of Missouri: Special session should include job training assistance for high tech jobs

Associated Industries of Missouri (AIM) president Ray McCarty applauds the Governor’s call for a special session to allow Missouri to compete for any part of the planned production of the 777x plane by Boeing.  AIM wants to be sure any economic development package includes a provision that addresses the unique training needed for new workers in advanced manufacturing,… Read More Associated Industries of Missouri: Special session should include job training assistance for high tech jobs

Automotive parts supplier to bring 118 jobs to Kansas City

Associated Industries of Missouri’s “Missouri Manufacturing Jobs Act of 2010” continues to bring stable, high paying jobs to Missouri. The latest victory for the act occurred earlier this week when Grupo Antolin North America announced it will invest more than $15.7 million in a 150,000 square-foot automotive manufacturing facility to supply Ford’s Kansas City Assembly… Read More Automotive parts supplier to bring 118 jobs to Kansas City

NAM testifies on EPA’s unreasonable GHG regulatory proposal

NAM Vice President of Energy and Resources Policy Ross Eisenberg testified before the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power on November 14 at a hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed greenhouse gas (GHG) standards for new power plants. Eisenberg offered the NAM’s support for draft legislation by subcommittee Chairman Ed Whitfield (R-KY) and Sen. Joe… Read More NAM testifies on EPA’s unreasonable GHG regulatory proposal