House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) told House Democrats this week that earmarking will be revived this Congress and that the effort will be bipartisan, according to a report in POLITICO. House Appropriations Committee Chair Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) is reportedly working on a “reformed process” for allowing lawmakers to insert targeted spending projects into larger… Read more »

As House Democrats work to pass President Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill, Biden has started promoting his next massive recovery package which will center on a major investment in infrastructure. Senior Democratic officials told The Washington Post this week that the next bill – the foundation of Biden’s “Build Back Better” program – will… Read more »

Now through May 7, 2021, enter your organization’s work in ASAE’s Power of A Awards. We know your programs to strengthen society are worthy, including your efforts related to COVID-19 response and recovery. Please submit your efforts for an award here. The award categories include: The Power of Industry/Professional Advancement The Power of Community Support… Read more »

ASAE will host a program Feb. 25 from 12 p.m.-1 p.m. ET for association leaders to discuss changes in government relations strategy to address the new landscape in Washington. ASAE is pleased to welcome panelists Philip K. Bell, President, Steel Manufacturers Association; Melissa Hockstad, President & CEO, American Cleaning Institute; and Stacy Tetschner, CAE, President… Read more »

The Events Industry Council (EIC) and the EIC Global Recognition Selection Task Force announced this week the posthumous selection of ASAE’s former President and CEO John H. Graham IV, FASAE, CAE, for induction in the 2020 EIC Hall of Leaders. “ASAE is honored and gratified by the selection of our former president and CEO John… Read more »