More stories about Legislation

  • A Virtuous Cycle

    Market Transformation chair Cliff Majersik says the drive to broader markets will be fueled by increased code compliance and the transformation of appraisal and finance processes.

  • Common Ground

    Architects have to be in it to influence it.

  • Pencils Down

    Being an engaged voter has never been easier for architects.

  • Unbuilt Washington

    The Architect of the Capitol surveys the city of Washington that almost was, in an exhibit at the National Building Museum.

  • Safer-Table Saw Law Proposed

    Mandating injury mitigation technology in table saws, as in a recently proposed California law, seems like a fine idea to me

  • Friends of Architecture

    The AIA’s political action committee, ArchiPAC, has donated $69,000 to congressional candidates and political committees so far this year. Here’s the list of recipients.

  • A Lobbying Case Study

    Here's how the profession is navigating the crowded halls of government, in Washington, D.C., and beyond.

  • How to Make Friends and Influence Policy

    ARCHITECT follows the AIA's lobbyists into the complex world of government advocacy.

  • Local Legislation

    Architects are lobbying on behalf of architecture around the country.

  • Booster Seats

    Beyond the business of bricks and mortar, public service is more than an elective for some architects.