April 19, 2015

The Look Ahead: Congressional Committees To Start Work On Trade Legislation

  • April 21, 10 a.m., Washington, DC: The U.S. Senate Finance Committee will take up Trade Promotion Authority legislation.
  • April 22, 9 a.m. ET, Online: The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) will offer a webinar for members explaining the National Labor Relations Board’s “ambush elections” rule, which took effect on April 14. Register here.  
  • April 22, 3 p.m., Washington, DC: U.S. House Ways and Means Committee will discuss trade policy.
  • April 23, 11 a.m. ET, Online: NAM will hold a live webinar for members on current U.S. and global macroeconomic trends. Register here.
  • April 23, 1 p.m. ET, Online: Morgan Lewis, counsel Coalition for a Democratic Workplace, will offer webinar to discuss the coalition’s pending lawsuit that challenges the National Labor Relations Board’s “ambush elections” rule and to discuss the new regulation’s effect on employers. Register here. 
  • April 27, 11 a.m., Washington, DC: NAM holds a briefing on federal tax issues with Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-KS). Register here.
  • April 28, 2 p.m., Washington, DC: The National Association of Manufacturers’ Small Business/Pass Through Tax Task Force will hold a meeting. If you are interested in attending this meeting please contact Carolyn Lee.
  • April 29, Washington, DC: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will address a joint session of Congress.
  • April 29, Washington, DC: U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Rep. Sander Levin (D-MI) discuss trade policy.
  • April 30, 2:30 p.m., Washington, DC: The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests and Mining will hold a hearing on the EPA’s fracking rule.
  • May 2-5, 2015, Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park: MSCI Annual Meeting featuring former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner. Register here.
  • June 2-3, 2015, Washington, DC: MSCI and the National Association of Manufacturers will host a fly-in for members.