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Texas Association of Builders Set To Host Rally Day At The Capitol

The Texas Association of Builders is set to host its 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,” TAB Executive Director Scott Norman said. “It’s an excellent opportunity for our members to advocate for issues facing Texas’ residential construction and development industry. Our membership stands ready to work with policymakers with a goal of ensuring that the citizens of Texas have access to quality, affordable housing.”

 

Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick will kick things off by addressing the group at 10:30 a.m., followed by remarks from Norman and Steve Sorrells, TAB President.

 

“It’s critical we have a strong showing of support in Austin,” Sorrells said. “This is our opportunity to discuss issues that impact housing industry with homeowners, future home buyers and the 84th Texas Legislature.”         

 

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.TAB282.jpg

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