Category : NLBMDA

NLBMDA Releases 2017 National Policy Agenda

2 weeks ago

NLBMDA NLBMDA has finalized its National Policy Agenda for 2017 as the 115th Congress begins and Donald Trump is set to be inaugurated as the 45th President of the United … Read More

What to Expect in Washington for 2017

1 month ago

With the elections behind us, and Congress finishing up work for the year, attention is turning to what to expect with a new president and a new Congress in 2017. … Read More

Make Your Industry’s Voice Heard by Voting

3 months ago

You could be forgiven for wanting Election Day to get here already. Perhaps you are tired of all the election news coverage and seeing political TV ads where one candidate … Read More

Status of Controversial Persuader Rule Remains in Limbo

5 months ago

On June 27, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas issued a nationwide preliminary injunction barring enforcement of the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Persuader Rule, thereby halting the … Read More

Overtime Rule Presents Challenges and Questions for Dealers

6 months ago

On May 18, the Department of Labor (DOL) announced a final rule that will dramatically increase the number of employees eligible for overtime pay. The rule increases the salary level … Read More

New Electronic Logging Devices Rule Could Affect Your Business

7 months ago

On December 16, 2015, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a final rule to require interstate commercial truck and bus companies to use Electronic … Read More

NLBMDA Holds Successful Legislative Conference

8 months ago

On April 18 and 19, members of the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) met in Washington, D.C. for its annual Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference. Attendees enjoyed … Read More

NLBMDA Continues Its Work on Health Care

9 months ago

Last summer, NLBMDA-member dealers who participated in a public policy survey rated health care as the top issue affecting their businesses. The biggest challenge for many employers trying to provide … Read More

NLBMDA Prepares for 2016 Legislative Conference

10 months ago

On April 19, National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) members will be on Capitol Hill, in Washington, D.C., to meet with lawmakers and highlight the issues affecting dealers. … Read More

Year-End Legislation Provides Good News for Lumber Dealers

11 months ago

On December 18, Congress completed action, and President Obama signed bipartisan legislation (H.R. 2029), that funds the federal government through September 30, 2016 and extends dozens of expired tax incentives. … Read More