Tune in tomorrow to watch President Trump speak with America’s manufacturing leaders

Tomorrow morning President Donald Trump will speak with America’s manufacturing leaders when he addresses the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Board of Directors in Washington, D.C. The president is expected to highlight how bold tax reform will make America more competitive, put more money in workers’ paychecks and improve the quality of life for everyone… Read More Tune in tomorrow to watch President Trump speak with America’s manufacturing leaders

Trump promises to cut middle class taxes “tremendously”

The AP reports that “President Donald Trump vowed to deliver on a major tax cut for middle-class Americans on Tuesday as the White House and congressional leaders prepared to release details on a tax overhaul proposal that would slash the corporate rate and simplify the nation’s tax code.” The president met with House Ways and Means Committee members from… Read More Trump promises to cut middle class taxes “tremendously”

Ameren Missouri to spend $1 billion on renewable energy sources

Ameren Missouri announced today a forward-thinking plan to dramatically increase the amount of wind and solar generation to provide cost-effective and sustainable energy for its customers. Ameren Missouri, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), plans to add at least 700 megawatts of wind generation by 2020, representing an investment of approximately $1 billion. The potential… Read More Ameren Missouri to spend $1 billion on renewable energy sources

President Trump to talk tax reform at NAM board meeting

By Aric Newhouse, Senior Vice President of National Association of Manufacturers  President John F. Kennedy, on December 6, 1961, addressed the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) on the importance of U.S. competitiveness, stating: “We cannot afford to ‘wait and see’ what happens,’ while the tide of events sweeps over and beyond us. We must use… Read More President Trump to talk tax reform at NAM board meeting

Governor Eric Greitens’ takes first trade mission to Asia

Governor Eric Greitens and First Lady Sheena Greitens have departed for a trade mission to China and South Korea. The trip will include meetings with government officials, business executives, and civic and educational partners in Beijing, Shanghai, and Seoul. The Governor and First Lady chose Asia for their first trade mission because of the great… Read More Governor Eric Greitens’ takes first trade mission to Asia

NAM: Monday Economic Report

As expected, the Federal Reserve opted to not raise short-term interest rates at its September 19–20meeting, with a hike now more likely at its December 12–13 meeting, reflecting the recent deceleration in pricing pressures. Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) participants did vote to start the process of normalizing its balance sheet as outlined in its June 13–14 meeting. Total assets at the… Read More NAM: Monday Economic Report