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NAHB Lauds Trump Executive Order on Retirement Security

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health by on August 31, 2018 3 Comments
NAHB Lauds Trump Executive Order on Retirement Security

President Trump today signed an executive order called “Strengthening Retirement Security in America” that is designed to expand access to workplace retirement savings plans for American workers. NAHB CEO Jerry Howard attended the signing ceremony and commended the White House for the initiative.

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Executive Order on Reducing Poverty Could Impact Housing Programs

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Multifamily by on April 13, 2018 0 Comments
Executive Order on Reducing Poverty Could Impact Housing Programs

On April 10, President Trump released an executive order, “Reducing Poverty in America by Promoting Opportunity and Economic Mobility,” that is designed to guide agencies that administer public assistance programs to effectively reform the welfare system.

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Vitter’s Efforts on Flood Insurance Help in Louisiana, but Builders See New Threats

Louisiana home builders today thanked Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) for championing flood insurance legislation to help Pelican State home owners and businesses while also warning that a recent executive order by President Obama could harm economic development locally and across the nation. The order would create a new Federal Flood Risk Management Standard for all federally-approved projects that would drastically increase the geographic extent of a floodplain.

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NAHB Responds to White House on Higher Flood Risk Standards

NAHB Responds to White House on Higher Flood Risk Standards

The Obama Administration on Jan. 30 issued an executive order establishing a federal flood risk management standard that calls for federal agencies to use the “best available and actionable science to improve the nation’s preparedness and resilience against flooding.”

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What Employers Should Know About the President’s Immigration Executive Action

What Employers Should Know About the President’s Immigration Executive Action

ImmigrationWorks USA, of which NAHB is a member, recently held a conference call discussing President Obama’s immigration executive action and its impact on employers and their workforce. The call addressed many of the questions employers may have about the President’s Executive Action:

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