Advocacy & Legislation
AEM advocates for the policy interests of equipment manufacturers on international, federal, state and local matters from our Washington, D.C. office. On domestic public policy issues, I Make America focuses on the advancement of manufacturing policies that benefit our member companies.
I Make America
I Make America is dedicated to furthering the interests of our member manufacturing companies by advocating for policies that strengthen our industry and economic vitality. I Make America is supported by AEM member companies and their employees, likeminded associations, American business owners, U.S. citizens and local elected officials across the nation.
Public Policy Issues
AEM’s advocacy efforts are driven by our pro-manufacturing policy priorities, which include: addressing our fiscal situation, modernizing America’s transportation infrastructure, protecting agricultural production, increasing U.S. exports and developing domestic energy sources to fuel America’s economic growth.
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AEM Political Action Committee (AEMPAC)
AEMPAC supports candidates for federal office who pursue governmental policies that promote a favorable business climate for AEM and the equipment manufacturing industry. AEMPAC helps us engage and strengthen relationships with key officials and decision makers, and our PAC investments help generate informed decisions on issues that directly impact our business.
Government & Public Affairs Committee
AEM’s Government & Public Affairs Committee directs government relations programs and makes budget and appropriations recommendations to AEM’s Board of Directors.