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Jun 25, 2015, 11:09 ET
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Capitol Hill Hearing on Connected Car Technologies Timely, Encouraging

"Today's House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee hearing on "Vehicle to Vehicle and Connected Roadways of the Future" is an important...

Jun 24, 2015, 17:01 ET
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Global Automakers Applauds Final Congressional Passage of TPA Legislation

On behalf of the more than 97,000 Americans our member companies employ, Global Automakers thanks all of the U.S. Senators and Representatives...

Jun 02, 2015, 15:36 ET
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Global Automakers Names Damon Porter as New Director of State Government Relations

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) has hired Damon Shelby Porter as Director of State Government Relations.  Porter will...

May 22, 2015, 22:43 ET
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Global Automakers Applauds Senate for Approving TPA-2015 - Urges House to Follow Suit

 "Senators who voted for Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation today deserve credit and thanks for their role in advancing opportunities...

May 19, 2015, 17:07 ET
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Global Automakers Applauds Introduction of Connecticut ZEV Rebates

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) applauds Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy's announcement regarding the creation of the...

May 13, 2015, 14:48 ET
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DOT's Decision to Accelerate Connected Car Rulemaking Is Right Move

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) applauds today's announcement by U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary...

May 12, 2015, 10:39 ET
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Here For America Initiative Highlights Today's Vibrant U.S. Auto Industry

 International automakers today are highlighting their investment and dedication to the U.S. auto industry with the launch of Here For...

Apr 16, 2015, 15:42 ET
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TPA Legislation Will Promote Economic Growth for the U.S Auto Industry

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) and the American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA) applaud the...

Apr 16, 2015, 13:30 ET
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Global Automakers Supports Introduction of 2015-16 Senate Auto Caucus

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) is pleased to support the official launch of the Senate Auto Caucus. The Caucus held a...

Apr 02, 2015, 15:44 ET
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Global Automakers Supports Massachusetts Efforts to Develop Robust ZEV Market

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) applauds Massachusetts Secretary of Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs...

Mar 26, 2015, 13:10 ET
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Second Consecutive Year Global Automakers Members Exceed Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards

Statement by John Bozzella, Global Automakers President and CEO: For the second year in a row, all of our members who sold more than 100,000 units...

Mar 25, 2015, 14:54 ET
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Global Automakers Welcomes House Auto Caucus Members of 114th Congress

 The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) officially welcomed the 114th Congressional House Auto Caucus on Capitol Hill Tuesday...

Feb 06, 2015, 17:37 ET

Global Automakers' Statement on the Passing of Representative Alan Nunnelee

We, at Global Automakers, extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Representative Alan Nunnelee, of Mississippi's 1st...

Jan 27, 2015, 14:16 ET

Automakers Applaud Capitol Hill's Renewed Focus on U.S. Trade Agenda

 "Global Automakers welcomed today's House and Senate hearings to discuss President Obama's trade agenda.  We support U.S. Trade...

Jan 21, 2015, 11:25 ET

President Obama's State of the Union Address Remarks on U.S. Trade Illustrate the Realities of Today's Global Marketplace

"The Association of Global Automakers welcomes President Obama's call for progress on key elements of his trade policy agenda, in last night's...

Oct 08, 2014, 15:20 ET

EPA Annual Report Shows Automakers Are Making Strides in Increasing Fuel Economy Averages

Our members' efforts to reduce their environmental footprint each year by advancing fuel efficiency, reducing greenhouse gases (GHG), and...

Oct 03, 2014, 17:25 ET

Manufacturing Day Highlights International Automakers Growing Production Across the U.S.

 Today being Manufacturing Day, I want to highlight the growing impact international automakers have on our country.   For over 50...

Oct 03, 2014, 14:25 ET
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Vehicle-to-Vehicle Technology Could Transform Highway Safety, says Expert Panel

Global Automakers convened an expert panel to discuss how Vehicle-to Vehicle (V2V) communications could potentially save lives, time, and the...

Sep 08, 2014, 18:04 ET
Julia Rege Named Director of Environment and Energy at Global Automakers (PRNewsFoto/Global Automakers)

Global Automakers Names Julia Rege as Director of Environment and Energy

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) is pleased to announce that Julia Rege has been promoted to Director, Environment and...

Sep 04, 2014, 17:32 ET
Emily Lambe Named Communications Manager at Global Automakers (PRNewsFoto/Global Automakers)

Global Automakers Welcomes Emily Lambe as New Communications Manager

The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) welcomes Emily Lambe as its new Communications Manager.  She will support the...