On Tuesday the DC Council held a hearing on potential changes to the paid leave bill passed in December of 2016. The hearing addressed five potential amendments to the legislation. City Administrator Rashad Young spoke to the economic and bureaucratic effort needed to create the government-administrated program in the current legislation. Young said a newly… Read more »

President Trump held an event this week in Harrisburg, PA, to emphasize the need for massive tax cuts, while Senate Republicans will try to clear a major legislative hurdle with next week’s vote on their budget resolution. During a speech to truckers in Harrisburg, Trump said workers could see an additional $4,000 in pay if… Read more »

President Trump signed an executive order this morning instructing federal agencies to rewrite federal rules for association health plans (AHPs), which allow small businesses of a similar type to band together through an association to purchase coverage. Under the executive order, membership groups could sponsor insurance plans across state lines and would be able to… Read more »

Last night, more than 1,000 association industry professionals and partners gathered to recognize ASAE’s 2017 Power of A Summit Award winners at the 18th Annual Summit Awards Dinner.  Collectively, we honored six associations that make exemplary commitments to creating a stronger America and world and are positive influences in the daily lives of society at large. The… Read more »