Category : NLBMDA

Protecting the mortgage interest deduction as part of tax reform

3 weeks ago

This fall the Trump administration and Republican leaders in Congress are working on a major overhaul of the tax code. It would be a major achievement, as the last major … Read More

Busy fall ahead for Congress

2 months ago

When congress returns to Washington in September following the five-week summer break, they will have a full agenda that includes increasing the debt ceiling, funding government operations beyond September 30, … Read More

Plan Now for New Electronic Logging Devices Requirements

3 months ago

On June 12, the U.S. Supreme Court rejected an appeal by the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association, which represents independent truck drivers and small trucking companies, to overturn a lower court … Read More

Department of Labor Rescinds Several Obama-Era Regulations

4 months ago

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) notified a U.S. federal circuit court on June 2 that it intends to rescind the “persuader” rule, and asked that the pending court case … Read More

NLBMDA Congress and White House Tackle Regulatory Reform

5 months ago

Bemoaning regulatory overreach during the Obama administration, congressional Republicans and the Trump administration have worked quickly to reduce unnecessary regulatory burdens on businesses. President Trump has also issued a series … Read More

NLBMDA Monitoring U.S.-Canada Softwood Lumber Dispute

7 months ago

This month, the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) may make a countervailing duty order adding additional fees to the cost of softwood lumber imported into the U.S. from Canada. … Read More

NLBMDA Members Prepare for Capitol Hill Visits

8 months ago

NLMBDA will be hosting the 2017 Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference, March 27–29, 2017, at the Renaissance Dupont Hotel in Washington, D.C. As part of the meeting, on March 28, … Read More

Tax Reform Talk Heats Up Inside the Beltway

9 months ago

As talk heats up in Washington, D.C. on the items that are part of President Donald Trump’s agenda, there appears to be interest in taking action this year in reforming … Read More

NLBMDA Releases 2017 National Policy Agenda

11 months 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

12 months 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