Invest Your Political Capital on Capitol Hill

Wednesday, March 12 is the apartment industry’s Lobby Day on Capitol Hill. Join your fellow advocates to educate your members of Congress about important issues affecting you and other NAA members.

And don't miss a new free event exclusively for you - lunch with members of Congress! RSVPs have been sent to all Lobby Day registrants. This just in! Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell will be a guest speaker. RSVP now.

This year NAA will be advocating for two critical issues - housing finance reform and immigration reform. Learn about the issues with these materials:

Housing Finance Reform Fact Sheet

Housing Finance Reform Talking Points

Immigration Reform Fact Sheet

Immigration Reform Talking Points

Apartment Industry Overview

2014 Policy Priorities Summary

Secondary Industry Issue:

While housing finance reform and immigration reform are NAA’s two issues for Lobby Day, time permitting, you may also wish to discuss fair housing disparate impact. There is no legislation currently before Congress concerning this issue.

Disparate Impact Fact Sheet

Disparate Impact Talking Points

Other Resources:

Sample Meeting Request Letter

Sample Thank You and Follow Up Letter

In addition, NAA is offering scheduling assistance to NAA members and affiliates for their 2014 Lobby Day appointments. For more information or to participate, please contact Katelin McCrory.

To contact your members of Congress to schedule your own meetings, review this list.

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