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RISE to Action: 301 Tariff Exclusion Mandate Bill

Over the last year, the administration has rolled out a series of tariffs targeting steel and aluminum imports under section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 (a section targeting the importation of products deemed threatening to national security). After an extended period
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ABA Logistics Conference Featured Speakers

The ABA’s 2019 Logistics Conference from April 29-May 1 in Chicago features three sessions on topics ranging from warehouse trends and pay structure to the importance of diversity in the workforce.  WHAT:  ABA 2019 Logistics Conference WHEN:  Monday, April 29
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ABA Seeks Atlanta-based Bakery for TechCon

ABA is looking for an Atlanta, GA-based bakery to provide a plant tour at the Technical Conference on Wednesday October 23, 2019. This is a great opportunity to support education and promote your facility and company.  Your company would be featured in our conference advertising
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ABA celebrates the formation of the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee

“The Grain Chain looks forward to engaging with the Advisory Committee to tell the story of how our bakers’ core products are integral components of a well-balanced and healthy diet.”-MacKie The formation of the joint U.S. Department of Agriculture and US Department of Health and Huma
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ABA on the Road Recap

A large portion of ABA's staff hit the road this past week to engage with partners, tour member facilities, and meet with existing and prospective members at two trade shows. Here's a look at ABA's travels.
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Theresa Cogswell Receives Robert A. Fischer Award

Remarks from Lee Sanders, ABA’s SVP of Government Relations and Public Affairs, awarding Theresa Cogswell with the Robert A. Fischer Distinguished Service Award: “The Robert A. Fischer Distinguished Service award is given annually to recognize outstanding service and leadership
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IBIE Expands on Education

New in 2019, IBIE will launch an extra day of education, on September 7, one day prior to the exhibit hall opening. With an offering of 100 sessions over 5 days, IBIEducate is the largest educational program in the world for the baking industry. Further your growth—receive valuable id
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HR & Safety Winter Webinar Speakers: OSHA Official, Regulatory Expert

OSHA Deputy Assistant Secretary to Give Update during HR & Safety Webinar OSHA Deputy Assistant Secretary, Loren Sweatt will be joining our virtual meeting to discuss the Administration’s priorities for workplace safety, and to answer questions around combustible dust. Click here
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Former Speaker of the House of Representatives John Boehner to Keynote American Bakers PAC Events at ABA 2019 Convention

The American Bakers Association (ABA) is honored to announce that former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner will serve as the American Bakers Political Action Committee (PAC) Dinner keynote speaker during the 2019 ABA Convention.   “We are delighted to offer PAC
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