WASHINGTON, D.C.—The National Association of Manufacturers’ Outlook Survey released today shows increased levels of economic optimism among manufacturers—yet another sign of our robust ecnomy in the wake of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

Key findings of the Survey Include:

Manufacturers are not alone. Small businesses reported feeling record levels of economic optimism and more than 500 companies have announced pay raises, bonuses, better benefits or increased hiring since passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. While Democrats called it “Armageddon,” Republican-led tax reform has been a win for all Americans.