MEMA and AASA Oppose Illinois Bill that Would Discourage Use of Aftermarket Parts
May 8, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) and the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), MEMA's light vehicle aftermarket division, have formally opposed a proposed... READ MORE
​MEMA Opposes Proposed Labor Law that Would Strip Workers of Some Hard-Earned Rights
May 8, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association has formally opposed a proposed federal law that would eliminate the rights of workers to vote in union elections privately and strip Right-to-Work... READ MORE
MEMA Calls on Congress to Pass USMCA
May 2, 2019
The following is a statement by Bill Long, President and CEO, Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA)   The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) represents the... READ MORE
More than 125 Suppliers Convene in Washington for 2019 MEMA Legislative Summit
May 2, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- More than 125 members and affiliates of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) and its four divisions -- Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA),... READ MORE
U.S. Representative Jackie Walorski Named Industry Champion by the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association
May 1, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association, which represents 1000 member companies, gives the award each year to recognize members of the House or the Senate who have worked diligently on... READ MORE
MEMA Convenes 2019 Legislative Summit at a Critical Time for Suppliers
April 30, 2019
More than 125 members and affiliates of MEMA’s four divisions arrived in Washington, D.C. today as the annual Legislative Summit got underway at the Watergate Hotel.   The event, which has... READ MORE
MEMA Mourns the Loss of Senator Lugar
April 29, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) extends condolences to the many friends and family of Senator Richard Lugar (R-Indiana), who died peacefully at home on April 28. Senator... READ MORE
MEMA, OESA Join Vice President Pence in Detroit to Discuss USMCA
April 25, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) and one of its four divisions, the Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA), hosted a senior-level automotive panel discussion and... READ MORE
Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association Leads Trade Discussion During Vice President Pence Visit to Detroit
April 23, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) and one of its four divisions, the Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA), will host a senior-level automotive panel discussion on... READ MORE
MEMA Supports Legislation that Aims to Advance Fuel-Efficient Vehicle Technologies
April 9, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) applauds the introduction of bipartisan, bicameral legislation that will promote investments in research and development of clean vehicle... READ MORE
MEMA Policy Breakfast Explores Impacts of Tariffs on Parts Suppliers
April 9, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) held a policy panel discussion titled “Tariffs on Autos and Auto Parts: Auto Parts Are Not a Threat to National Security” on April 9 at the... READ MORE
Statement from the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association Regarding the Threat of Closing the Southern Border
April 4, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) represents the motor vehicle supplier industry, the largest sector of manufacturing jobs in the United States, directly employing over 871,... READ MORE
MEMA Policy Breakfast to Address Threat of Tariffs on Auto Parts
March 29, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) will hold a policy panel discussion titled “Tariffs on Autos and Auto Parts: Auto Parts Are Not a Threat to National Security” on April 9,... READ MORE
Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association Announces New Vice President of Public Policy
March 18, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 18, 2019) -- The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) has welcomed Bill Frymoyer as its new vice president of public policy effective immediately. His... READ MORE
MEMA Throws Support Behind Legislation that Delays Imposition of Tariffs
March 15, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) applauds a bipartisan effort to study the automotive industry and its role in the American economy before tariffs that impact the industry... READ MORE
AASA, MEMA Call for Nevada Legislature to Oppose Law that Discourages Use of Aftermarket Parts
March 11, 2019
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association, on behalf of its division the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association, has urged the Nevada State Assembly Committee on Commerce and Labor to... READ MORE
MEMA Sponsors DC Auto Show, New MEMA CEO to Address Industry Media
February 28, 2019
MEMA will once again play a leadership role at the 2019 Washington Auto Show as a sponsor for the event. The Washington Auto Show offers Washingtonians a display of mobility technologies and hundreds... READ MORE
MEMA Warns Collapse in Negotiations with California will Negatively Impact Suppliers
February 21, 2019
MEMA has stridently urged the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to come to a coordinated agreement with the California’s Air Resources... READ MORE
MEMA Names Bill Long to Lead Motor Vehicle Parts Supplier Association at Critical Time
February 18, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the leading trade association focused on advancing the fast-changing mobility industry, has named William (Bill)... READ MORE