AMT Advocacy

AMT champions the interests of the U.S. manufacturing technology industry in Washington, DC. We work with Congress and the Administration on issues important to our industry, committed to a legislative and policy agenda that makes manufacturing U.S. manufacturing competitiveness a top priority for the federal government.

Your participation is critical to our success. Use the Legislative Action Center to write your elected officials on issues important to your company and your industry.


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AMT's Manufacturing Mandate 

Our Federal government must make manufacturing a national priority and work in partnership with industry, academia and other organizations to enact legislation and policies that accomplish three goals:
  1. Greater investment in R&D and innovation;
  2. Increased global competitiveness;
  3. A better educated and trained “Smartforce.”