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Webinar: Washington D.C.’s Spotlight on Manufacturing

Webinar: Washington D.C.’s Spotlight on Manufacturing

Tuesday, June 25, 2024
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT)


Event Details

Manufacturing lobbyist and consultant Omar S. Nashashibi with The Franklin Partnership in Washington, D.C. will update NFFS members on the latest efforts in Congress to eliminate the tax on R&D activities and restore 100 percent expensing for CapEx, how the 2024 elections are impacting trade and tariff policy today, and what to expect from the Biden administration on regulations. The Labor Department is poised to release this summer its proposed rule regulating indoor workplaces when the heat index exceeds 80oF; new overtime pay thresholds take effect July 1, and OSHA is allowing third parties on OSHA walkarounds. This presentation will help your company understand how decisions made in Washington impact your business and provide a preview of the race for the White House and control of the U.S. Congress.

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Presenter: Omar S. Nashashibi, Founding Partner, The Franklin Partnership, LLC

Omar S. Nashashibi is a Founding Partner with The Franklin Partnership, LLC, a nonpartisan lobbying and strategic consulting firm based in Washington, D.C. Having worked in the nation’s capital for over twenty-five years, Mr. Nashashibi lobbies the White House and Congress on behalf of downstream manufacturing businesses and their industry associations. He works on trade, taxes, environmental and workplace regulations, job training and identifying grants, while also providing strategic consulting services to manufacturers and other businesses. Prior to founding his own firm in 2005, Mr. Nashashibi worked for the Office of Management and Budget, a branch of the White House and a large multi-state law firm. He graduated from the George Washington University in Washington, D.C., where he studied Political Science and International Affairs.

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