Category : NLBMDA

NLBMDA: ‘WOTUS’ Rule = Bad News for Home Building

July 28, 2015

On May 27, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) released the final version of a rule revising the definition of “waters of the … Read More

NLBMDA: Congress Renews Push to Repeal Estate Tax

June 23, 2015

On April 16, the House of Representatives voted 240 to 179 to approve the Death Tax Repeal Act (H.R. 1105), which would permanently repeal the estate tax and the generation-skipping … Read More

NLBMDA: NLBMDA Legislative Conference Highlights

May 12, 2015

On March 23 and 24, NLBMDA held its annual Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference at the Renaissance Dupont Hotel in Washington, D.C.

NLBMDA: April 2015

April 27, 2015

Business Groups Challenge Reissued Ambush Election Rule

NLBMDA Makes Plans for the 2015 Legislative Conference

March 16, 2015

On March 24, 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.

NLBMDA: Fannie and Freddie Attracting First-Time Homebuyers

February 5, 2015

On December 8, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced programs allowing for a down payment requirement as low as 3%

NLBMDA: 2015 Policy Agenda

January 6, 2015

The focus for 2015 includes EPA’s Lead Rule, Innocent Sellers Fairness Act, Online Sales Tax and more

NLBMDA: Continued Focus on Grassroots Advocacy

November 21, 2014

Active, involved dealer members make a real difference.

NLBMDA: The Midterm Elections and Control of Congress

October 7, 2014

Senate Democrats, who currently hold a 10-seat advantage over Republicans, are mostly playing defense this fall trying to keep their majority.

NLBMDA: Senate Explores Online Sales Tax Fairness

September 12, 2014

BY: BEN GANN In May 2013, the Senate passed the Marketplace Fairness Act