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Issue Brief: 2018 predictions Posted on 22 Jan 2018 in the 0118 categories.

Looking into government relations for the upcoming year, we see the ripple effects of the election of President Donald Trump working their way through the regulatory state. If your business... Read more»

Issue Brief: Workforce efforts Posted on 08 Nov 2017 in the 1117 categories.

It may at times seem like there’s no help in sight for the chronic workforce shortage that most industry companies face. But many groups and associations have been working on... Read more»

Issue Brief: Maryland victory Posted on 20 Sep 2017 in the 0917 categories.

Recently, the industry had a major victory in the fight to allow professionals to manage landscapes according to best practices and federal and state regulations and not at the whim... Read more»

Issue Brief: Long, hot summer in D.C. Posted on 11 Jul 2017 in the 0717 categories.

This summer, Congress has many difficult challenges ahead. President Trump’s budget proposal is one of the most daunting. The 2,000-page proposal outlines a $4.1 trillion 2018 budget request. Total spending... Read more»

H-2B: Why you should care Posted on 12 May 2017 in the 0517 categories.

Even if you don’t rely on guest workers through the H-2B visa program, you may find it helpful to be familiar with the program and how you can help. Access... Read more»

Issue Brief: Advocate in your state Posted on 06 Mar 2017 in the 0317 categories.

All the focus is on Washington these days, and it’s easy to think that all the big, important decisions happen there. But every year, our state legislators take on thousands... Read more»