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NAHB Celebrates a Diamond Jubilee

Filed in Capitol Hill, Leadership by on June 23, 2017 0 Comments
NAHB Celebrates a Diamond Jubilee

NAHB members kicked up their heels and celebrated the association’s 75th anniversary with a gala and directors’ reception during its recent Midyear Meeting in Washington, D.C.

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How You Can Support a Thriving Home Building Industry

Filed in Capitol Hill by on June 20, 2017 0 Comments
How You Can Support a Thriving Home Building Industry

Weren’t able to join us at the nation’s capital to lobby Congress for a strong and vibrant home building industry? You can still add your voice so that we are heard on Capitol Hill.

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NAHB Opposes Flood Insurance Bill that Clears House Panel

Filed in Capitol Hill by on June 16, 2017 0 Comments
NAHB Opposes Flood Insurance Bill that Clears House Panel

As the House Financial Services Committee voted today to approve the 21st Century Flood Reform Act, NAHB vowed to fight the measure and to work with Republican lawmakers to craft an alternative measure.

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NAHB Members Fan Out on Capitol Hill

Filed in Capitol Hill, Leadership by on June 14, 2017 4 Comments
NAHB Members Fan Out on Capitol Hill

More than 800 builders, remodelers and their trade partners from across the nation are heading to Capitol Hill this morning for the annual NAHB Legislative Conference. In a day full of meetings with elected officials and their staff, our members will call on Congress to make housing and homeownership a national priority and to support policies that will keep the housing recovery moving forward.

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Vice President Pence Speaks to NAHB This Morning

Filed in Capitol Hill, Leadership by on June 14, 2017 0 Comments
Vice President Pence Speaks to NAHB This Morning

Vice President Mike Pence addresses NAHB members who are in Washington, D.C. this morning for the association’s Legislative Conference before the members head to Capitol Hill and a visit with their legislators.

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House Passes Bill to Ease Banking Regulations

Filed in Capitol Hill, Codes and Regulations by on June 9, 2017 0 Comments
House Passes Bill to Ease Banking Regulations

The House yesterday passed legislation that would address challenging credit conditions that home builders and home buyers continue to experience as a result of strict regulatory restraints imposed following the 2008 financial crisis.

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Vice President Pence to Speak at Legislative Conference

Filed in Capitol Hill by on June 8, 2017 7 Comments
Vice President Pence to Speak at Legislative Conference

Vice President Mike Pence will be the keynote speaker at our Legislative Conference briefing on Wednesday, June 14 during the NAHB Midyear Board of Directors Meeting. The briefing will provide an insider’s view of how the Trump administration is now shaking up the status quo in Washington.

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NAHB’s Key Issues for the 2017 Legislative Conference

Filed in Capitol Hill by on June 7, 2017 0 Comments
NAHB’s Key Issues for the 2017 Legislative Conference

NAHB has developed videos and a brochure detailing key legislative and regulatory issues for the home building industry.

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Be Sure to Attend the NAHB Legislative Conference June 14

Filed in Capitol Hill by on June 2, 2017 0 Comments
Be Sure to Attend the NAHB Legislative Conference June 14

Builders looking to send a message to Congress that it needs to take action to keep housing and the economy on the right track should mark their calendar now for the most important grassroots event of the year — the 2017 NAHB Legislative Conference. The conference is on Wednesday, June 14 and is a day-long event that coincides with the NAHB Midyear Board of Directors Meeting in Washington, D.C.

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Nicole Goolsby: A Passion for Advocacy

Filed in Capitol Hill, Councils & Committees by on May 30, 2017 0 Comments
Nicole Goolsby: A Passion for Advocacy

The first time Nicole Goolsby met her state legislators on a trip to Raleigh, capital of her adopted state of North Carolina, “my eyes were opened to the importance of connecting with elected officials and sharing with them my thoughts on upcoming legislation, regulations and rules,” she said.

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