ABI 2017 legislative policies established

September 15, 2016

On Wednesday, the ABI Board of Directors approved the association’s 2017 legislative priorities and policies. The policies and priorities were the result of an extensive policy process in which over 150 individuals and 90 member companies participated. Five separate ABI legislative policy committees discussed specific issue areas including Tax, Economic Growth, Employment and Workforce, Workplace and Product Safety and Environment. Legislative priorities for next year will include growing Iowa’s workforce; sustaining a competitive business climate; and increasing environmental investment and accountability. More information about the 2017 priorities and policies will be available soon.