Grassroots Voices Needed; PA Continues Work on Chase Settlement; Staff Changes; Happy Thanksgiving

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 16, Number 47, November 29, 2013 → Grassroots Voices Needed It’s that time of year again! We need you, our friends and members, to take part in our annual Grassroots Survey. The grassroots survey is how Preservation Action determines our legislative agenda for the year and it is extremely important …

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JPMorgan Chase Settlement Raises Demolition Questions; Biggert Waters Hearing Exposes Drastic Increases in Flood Insurance Rates; Senate Committee Advances Battlefields bill

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 16, Number 46, November 22, 2013 → JPMorgan Chase Settlement Raises Demolition Questions News broke this week that JPMorgan Chase agreed to a record settlement for JPMorgan Chase’s questionable mortgage activities leading up to the 2008 financial crisis. The amount of the settlement totals $13 billion, the largest ever in …

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Hearing set on Biggert-Waters; Shuffle on Appropriations Subcommittee; Budget Committee Meetings

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 16, Number 45, November 15, 2013 → Hearing set on Biggert-Waters Next Week As issues continue to develop regarding flood insurance reform, Preservation Action staff will attend a hearing before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance. The hearing, set for Tuesday, November 19th at 1:30 p.m., will address …

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Action in Indy: Our Recap of the National Preservation Conference

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The National Preservation Conference is an annual reminder of how proud Preservation Action is to have great members, partners and supporters that support our year-round advocacy on behalf of grassroots preservationists nationwide. Lead in photo of the Indiana State Capital by Dana Saylor, historian at Old Time Roots, and Preservation Action Foundation volunteer. For a week …

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Contact your Rep about Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance; Cesar Chavez Park Recommended; Budget Committee to Meet; Coburn Report; Conference Recap

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 16, Number 44, November 8, 2013 → Biggert-Waters: Preservation Action Needs You to Contact Your Members of Congress If your member has not already signed on as supporter of the amendment to fix flood insurance reform legislation known as Biggert-Waters, contact them today.  Preservation Action members brought to our attention …

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