Congress has about six weeks to raise the debt ceiling, a faster-than-expected timeline attributable to the new tax law, according to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). If the debt limit is not raised by the first half of March, “the government would be unable to pay its obligations fully, and it would delay making payments… Read more »

Rank-and-file GOP lawmakers are reluctant to support another short-term spending bill, which Republican leaders say could fund the government for another month or possibly deeper into March. With negotiations having stalled on a longer-term bill that would raise budget caps for defense and domestic spending, GOP leaders say a fifth stopgap spending bill is needed… Read more »

As 2018 American Associations Day approaches, ASAE Public Policy is gathering stories of the Power of A in Action.  In March, when we and our colleagues from around the country meet with congress members and their staffs, we will be providing examples of how associations strengthen lives through advancing workers’ job skills, creating industry standards… Read more »

ASAE will host a Facebook Live and Periscope session on tax reform and the impact on our community on  January 31 at 2:30pm EST. During the program John H. Graham IV, FASAE, CAE, President and CEO, and Sandra Swirski, co-founder at Urban Swirski & Associates, will field questions from association leaders about how tax policy… Read more »

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 »