Last year, Congress passed historic tax reform legislation that will impact associations on almost every front. To address these tax law changes, ASAE will host a special Power of A Facebook Live and Periscope session on January 31 at 2:30pm EST. Join this session to ask your questions about tax reform and to learn how… Read more »

The Postal Rate Commission (PRC) last month proposed a new rate system that would allow the struggling U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to raise postal rates significantly for each of the next five years. The PRC has the authority to review and change the rate system and, while there is no strong consensus on the commission,… Read more »

ASAE has joined the U.S. Travel Association and other pro-travel groups to launch the Visit U.S. Coalition, whose aim is to work with the administration to reverse the decline in international travel to the U.S. Research prepared by U.S. Travel shows that while global travel has increased 7.9 percent from 2015 to 2017, the U.S…. Read more »

House leaders are hoping to end the threat of a government shutdown by holding a vote later today on another short-term spending bill to fund the government through Feb. 16. There is opposition to the bill from both conservative Republicans who are increasingly frustrated about the lack of long-term funding for the military, and Democrats… Read more »

Republican leaders may skip trying to pass a budget this year, according to POLITICO, which would effectively kill any possibility of repealing Obamacare or revamping entitlement programs this year. Foregoing a budget this year would limit with GOP leaders could pass because it would preclude them from using the reconciliation tool that allowed them to… Read more »