A Divided Congress, Trade Wars and the 2020 Campaigns: An Update from Washington DC

May 06, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

St. Michael's Woodside
5025 Mill Road
Broadview Heights, OH 44147

A Divided congress, trade wars and the 2020 campaigns: An update from washington dc

As Speaker Pelosi and Congressional Democrats continue to battle with President Trump, tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum remain in place as the trade war with China, the EU, Canada and Mexico create uncertainty for manufacturers and the economy.

This is your opportunity to hear directly from NTMA's Washington, D.C. lobbyist, Omar Nashashibi, about the latest information on tariffs, trade negotiations, regulations and workforce training. The actions by our federal government have a direct impact on your business and recognizing the threats and
opportunities created by politicians is critical.

Cost is $35/person
(includes dinner and drinks)
RSVP by Monday, April 29th.


omar nashashibi

Founding Partner
The Franklin Partnership

Omar S. Nashashibi is a Founding Partner with The Franklin Partnership, a bipartisan lobbying firm based in Washington, D.C. and represents NTMA in our nation’s capital. Having represented manufacturing
associations in Washington since 2002, he is an expert on trade policy and tariffs, taxes, regulatory
compliance, job training, and supply chain risk analysis. Omar has over twenty years of experience working with policymakers, politicians, and the media. He lobbies the White House, members of Congress and government agencies who issue thousands of new laws and regulations each year. Before founding his own firm in 2005, Omar worked for the Office of Management and Budget, part of the White House and a large multi-state law firm. Omar graduated from the George Washington University in Washington, D.C., where he studied Political Science and International Affairs.