Tag: Bringing Housing Home

Arizona Builders Support Congresswoman in Battle for Economic Stability

Filed in Capitol Hill, Membership by on March 13, 2016 0 Comments
Arizona Builders Support Congresswoman in Battle for Economic Stability

Meeting with the congresswoman gave members of the SAHBA a chance to voice their concerns regarding several regulatory burdens, especially the hurdles resulting from EPA’s regulations defining the “waters of the United States” under the Clean Water Act.

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New York Lawmaker Visits Local Job Site

Filed in Capitol Hill, Membership by on March 11, 2016 1 Comment
New York Lawmaker Visits Local Job Site

U.S. Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.) visited a construction site on March 9 in Brooktondale, N.Y. and received a first-hand look at how housing creates jobs and strengthens local communities.

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Florida Lawmaker Hears of Labor Shortages

Filed in Capitol Hill, Labor, Safety and Health by on March 10, 2016 1 Comment
Florida Lawmaker Hears of Labor Shortages

As part of Bringing Housing Home™, members of the Gold Coast Builders Association held a productive meeting with Rep. Ted Deutch (D-Fla.) this week.

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Health Care, Labor Concerns Take Center Stage in Michigan

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Health Care, Labor Concerns Take Center Stage in Michigan

Michigan builders on March 7 discussed workforce challenges, health care, housing finance and other issues with Sen. Gary Peters (D-Mich.) as part of Bringing Housing Home™.

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California Builders Cement Strong Ties with Lawmaker

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California Builders Cement Strong Ties with Lawmaker

Building productive relationships with federal lawmakers doesn’t always require an “ask” from builders to their members of Congress.

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We’re Bringing Housing Home This Week

Filed in Capitol Hill by on March 7, 2016 0 Comments
We’re Bringing Housing Home This Week

NAHB is encouraging all members of the Federation to schedule meetings with their federal legislators while the U.S. House of Representatives is out of session and lawmakers return to their home districts.

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An Opportunity to Call on Your Lawmakers to Adopt a Strong Housing Agenda

Filed in Capitol Hill, Membership by on February 29, 2016 0 Comments

We are exactly seven days away from when NAHB members will have the opportunity to participate in in-district congressional meetings March 7-11.

Next week, members across the Federation will be Bringing Housing Home™ by meeting with their federal lawmakers in their home districts to discuss issues that are important to home builders, remodelers and others in our industry.

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Free Resources Available to Help Bring Housing Home

Filed in Capitol Hill, Leadership, Membership by on February 12, 2016 0 Comments

NAHB has developed several resources to help HBAs schedule and prepare for their in-district meetings with federal lawmakers.

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NAHB Senior Officers Discuss Key Housing Issues with Congressional Leaders

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NAHB Senior Officers Discuss Key Housing Issues with Congressional Leaders

NAHB Chairman Ed Brady and First Vice Chairman Granger MacDonald this week conducted two days of meetings with Democratic and Republican leaders in both chambers of Congress to urge lawmakers to pursue a strong national agenda for housing.

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One Month Until Bringing Housing Home

Filed in Capitol Hill by on February 5, 2016 0 Comments
One Month Until Bringing Housing Home

We are one month away from Bringing Housing Home and the opportunity for NAHB members to participate in in-district congressional meetings that you have scheduled during the week of March 7-11.

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