In an effort to highlight the many benefits associations provide to the economy and society, ASAE will hold the first ever Power of A Week this year from March 28-April 1. Each day will have an event or focus that will highlight a component of the Power of A and allow associations to participate and… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Driving Sustainability
Despite momentum over the past few weeks towards 1099 repeal, partisan politics has prevented a definite path for repeal. The majority party in both chambers have their own repeal legislative vehicles, and neither has the support of the other chamber’s minority party.
The Senate overwhelmingly passed an amendment that would repeal the new 1099 requirement. However, even in the bipartisan vote, Democrats and Republicans argued for credit, showing how partisanship could delay the requirement’s repeal.
In-person meetings are highly valued by British business, according to a new study conducted by Virgin Trains. This information show how associations, who are as a sector one of the largest drivers of meetings and conventions, are impacting the economy and improving the nation’s workforce.
The President’s State of the Union address last night touched on a few issues that are important to the association community, and previewed some of the issues the association community will face in the 112th Congress. During his discussion of health care reform, the president expressed support for the bipartisan effort to repeal the small… Read more »