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    Aug 07 2014
    SEMA-member companies have posted several new listings for job opportunities (view all here).
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    Aug 07 2014
    Celebrities and popular personalities from across the specialty-equipment industry will make appearances throughout the week of the 2014 SEMA Show, November 4–7, in Las Vegas.
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    Aug 07 2014
    James “Jim” Jordan, founder and chairman of QA1, passed away July 30, 2014, after a long battle with cancer. In the early ’70s, Jordan started working in the power transmission industry and quickly worked his way around related industries, eventually becoming an expert on rod ends.
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    Aug 01 2014
    The world's most unique and celebrated customized vehicles from the 2014 SEMA Show will gather and be accessible to the public on Friday, November 7, 4:00-10:00 pm, as the SEMA Cruise finds its way to a new event taking place immediately after the SEMA Show at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip.

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    August 1, 2014

    Contact: Della Domingo
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    dellad@sema.org

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    Aug 01 2014
    Law and Order is an update of some of the most recent federal and state legislative and regulatory issues that could potentially impact the automotive specialty-equipment industry. These include issues affecting small-business owners and their employees.
    SEMA News—August 2014

    LEGISLATIVE AND TECHNICAL AFFAIRS

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    Aug 01 2014
    More than 40 SEMA members met with their elected representatives in Washington, D.C., as part of the May 14 Washington Rally. The meetings were a valuable opportunity to urge members of Congress to pursue a pro-growth, manufacturing and job-creation agenda. Between meetings, Rally participants were treated to a unique lunchtime panel discussion hosted by “Fox News” contributor Frank Luntz, who is known for his trademark public-opinion focus groups.
    SEMA News—August 2014

    LEGISLATIVE AND TECHNICAL AFFAIRS

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    Aug 01 2014
    SEMA’s Guide to November’s High-Stakes ElectionThe mid-term elections are around the corner, and at no time in recent history has Washington been so divided. Lawmakers could not agree on how to stimulate the economy before becoming mired in the debate to reform the American health-care system.Sound familiar? That’s because you’ve read those words before. In fact, it was in these very pages just four short years ago. The times have changed, but the song remains the same. Voters are fed up with Washington. Where do things stand heading into November’s midterm elections? Let’s have a look.
    SEMA News—August 2014

    LEGISLATIVE AND TECHNICAL AFFAIRS

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    Aug 01 2014
    New product launches for Adenna, Brake Performance, Sean Hyland Motorsport, Custom Autosound Mfg., and TruXedo.
    SEMA News—August 2014

    NEW PRODUCTS

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    Aug 01 2014
    Influence Laws Affecting Your Business Legislative proposals, both beneficial and harmful, are introduced each year in legislatures all over the country. Many have a direct and immediate impact on you and your company. Targeted and timely responses from constituents like you can sway the final vote. The SEMA Action Network (SAN) gives you easy-to-follow guidance on helping affect bills related to vehicles and small business before they become law.
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    Aug 01 2014
    You might be able to start a nail with a screwdriver, but it’s a whole lot easier with a hammer. The proper tool makes any task flow more smoothly—and automotive machining and modification are certainly the beneficiaries of tool and equipment innovations. A wealth of working gear was introduced in the New Products Showcase at the 2013 SEMA Show. We’ve gathered them together on the next few pages for your review and enjoyment. There may be a gem here that can make your next undertaking more of a joy and less of a job.
    SEMA News—August 2014

    Tools & Equipment Products

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