The Republican-led Senate approved a budget in an overnight session Thursday into Friday. It contains hundreds of amendments, among them, dozens that affect manufacturers and how they run their businesses.
The National Association of Manufacturers Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations, Aric Newhouse, sent a letter to the United States Senate regarding amendment votes on S. Con Res. 11, the Senate Budget Resolution.
NAM provided IndustryWeek with the letter. Its views on 12 of the amendments are included in this slideshow.
The World Steel Association's monthly report tracks raw (or crude) steel tonnage and capacity utilization across 65 countries. It notes that its participating countries represent about 98% of the world's raw steel output.
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