Posts Tagged ‘ Senate ’

‘They Hear Us.’ WDMA Unifies Manufacturers in Washington

Apr 10th, 2024

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) held its Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference this week in Washington, D.C., where manufacturers looked to influence lawmakers on key issues impacting the industry. Hosted across the street from the National Association of Home Builders’ National Housing Center, the event took aim at bipartisan bills that officials said […]

Inflation Reduction Act Promotes Renewable Energy, Looks to Drastically Cut Emissions

Aug 15th, 2022

The Inflation Reduction Act passed the House this past week becoming the country’s most ambitious energy and climate policy to date. The legislation paves the way for more clean energy, updated building codes, billions of dollars for communities in need of climate change help as well as providing an array of tax incentives to push […]

NAHB Supports Changes Made to Inflation Reduction Act; Works to Continue to “Improve” Bill

Aug 11th, 2022

As the Senate pushes to pass the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) says it remains opposed to the bill. The association is working with Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) to obtain key changes as it related to carried interest and how companies can deduct depreciated assets from taxes. During the […]

PRO Act Passes the House but Fate in Senate Remains Unknown

Apr 15th, 2021

The Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act passed in the U.S. House of Representatives (HR 482) March 9, seeking to redefine what constitutes an independent contractor. That move has everyone from union leaders, to small businesses trying to figure out what it means for their companies and organizations. The bill will now be debated in […]

Assembly Bill Highlights Labor and Unemployment Codes

May 12th, 2020

California is known for its sunshine, but now a piece of legislation has risen over industries within the state aiming to undo the effects of misclassified workers. Assembly Bill 5 chapter 26 is an act that looks to amend section 3351 and to add section 2750.3 to the state’s Labor Code, as well as amend […]