March 4th, 2015 10:54 EST
Adam Bakir to Attend Rally Day at the Capitol With State Legislators
Adam Bakir, General Manager at Incredible Renovations is set to attend The Texas Association of Builders 16th bi-annual Legislative Rally Day at the State Capitol on Wednesday, March 4, 2015.
More than 23 of TAB`s 28 local home builders associations will be represented in Austin as members visit with legislators about issues facing Texas` residential construction and development industry.
Rally day is an extremely important event for home builders and remodelers because it is an opportunity for TAB members to face the building industry issues head on and more importantly shed light on some of these issues with state legislators, " said Bakir.
Some of the most important issues that will be covered this year:
- Secure Funding to Implement the State Water Plan
- Vocational and Technical Education to Meet the Demands for a Skilled Workforce
- Increasing Funding for Transportation Infrastructure
- The Protection of Property Rights
- Business Taxes and Fees
- Consumer Choice for Residential Fire Sprinklers
- Reasonable Immigration Reforms
- Sensible Energy Efficiency Standards
Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick will kick things off by addressing the group at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 4th, followed by remarks from Norman and Steve Sorrells, TAB President.
About the Texas Association of Builders
The Texas Association of Builders (TAB) is a trade association serving the needs of home builders, remodelers and land developers throughout Texas, as well as the companies that service them. Founded in 1946, TAB is an affiliate of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and has 28 local home builders associations and nearly 10,000 members across Texas
Representing over 702,500 jobs and more than $31.1 billion annually in the Texas economy, the state and local associations play a crucial role in providing housing for Texans. For more information about the Texas Association of Builders, visit www.TexasBuilders.org.
TAB Winter Committee & Board Meeting Registration
Driskill Hotel, Austin, Texas
2015 Rally Day ~ Wednesday, March 4
Texas State Capitol
To participate, register with your local builders association.
Thursday, March 5
The TopGolf HOMEPAC Fundraiser 7 - 10 p.m.
Friday, March 6
Committee, Caucus & BOD Meetings