Equipment manufacturers support some 1.3 million U.S. jobs and added $159 billion to the economy last year.
But, Congress and the White House need to take a few more steps to further our industry’s growth. We need comprehensive tax reform that lowers rates for traditional corporations and family businesses alike, and a robust infrastructure package to reclaim America’s infrastructure advantage.
Since 30 percent of machinery made in the U.S. is exported, let’s mend – not end – trade deals. And we must be ready to pass a robust Farm Bill that protects America’s farmers. Learn more at IMakeAmerica.com.