House, Senate Looking for Final Budget Deal

Congressional Republicans have spent a good portion of the week hammering out a final budget agreement that would allow them to fast-track a tax reform bill. The House adopted their fiscal 2018 budget resolution earlier today, while at the same time the Senate Budget Committee started marking up its own version. House leaders have tried… Read more »

ASAE Honors 2017 Summit Award Winners

More than 1,000 association professionals and industry partners were on hand at the National Building Museum Oct. 4 for the 18th Annual ‘Power of A’ Summit Awards Dinner to celebrate the vital role associations play in advancing society. The Summit Awards are part of ASAE’s Power of A Awards program, which honors the outstanding accomplishments… Read more »

DC Council Moves Ahead on Alternate Paid Leave Law

Update: Efforts are currently underway to try to amend the funding of Washington, DC’s paid leave act before its effects are felt by employers and employees. On October 10 the DC Council will hold a hearing on multiple paid leave bills which provide different funding mechanisms for the paid leave bill that passed in December… Read more »

How to Help Earthquake and Hurricane Victims

“Don’t forget about us.” The mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, shared this plea for help standing in the midst of a crowded shelter as Hurricane Maria whipped across the island. Unprecedented times call for unprecedented support. Whether due to the impact of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, or the result of multiple earthquakes that… Read more »

Associations Rally to Help Hurricane Victims

Many associations are joining the effort to help those affected by hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Visit the links below to see how:  Houston Association of Realtors offers hurricane relief after Harvey “The Houston Association of Realtors has dedicated a portion of their website to help people find temporary shelter. This database allows agents, sustained homeowners,… Read more »