Kris Cook, CAE, is the Executive Director of the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) and the 2008-2009 Chair of the ASAE Public Policy Committee. 1.      As chair of ASAE’s Public Policy Committee, what are some of the most important legislative or regulatory issues at the federal level for the association community? ASAE regularly surveys… Read more »

As expected, the Senate broke for August recess last week without the Finance Committee releasing a health care bill.  The news today however is comments made by a Democratic leader that signals a possible concession to the Finance Committee and Senate Republicans on a controversial section of the leadership’s bill. Majority Whip Richard Durbin (D-IL)… Read more »

The Louisiana REALTORS represent 10,000 real estate professionals in the state of Louisiana.  ASAE is pleased to share this guest piece by Mr. Norman Morris, CAE, of the Louisiana REALTORS. As Congress debates very complex and life changing issues it becomes even more imperative that all associations stay focused and engaged on behalf of its… Read more »