Take Action With the Mortgage Action Alliance
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Speak directly with your members of Congress, state legislators and federal regulators about the impact of proposed legislation or regulations with the Mortgage Action Alliance, Inc.® (MAA). This voluntary, non-partisan and free nationwide grassroots lobbying network of real estate finance industry professionals, affiliated with the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), is dedicated to strengthening the industry's voice and lobbying power in Washington, DC and state capitals across America.
Get involved with MAA to play an active role in how laws and regulations that affect the industry and consumers are created and carried out by lobbying and building relationships with policymakers. It only takes a moment to get started, and you do not have to be a member of MBA to enroll.
You can share this animated video with your colleagues, which outlines MBA's advocacy programs and the importance of getting involved.
Share Your Story With Your Elected Officials
Write a letter to your elected officials introducing yourself and your business. Be sure to mention your impact on your local community.
Legislative Updates from the Mortgage Action Alliance
Both the House and Senate have now adjourned until after the midterm elections, with senators having achieved a bipartisan agreement to confirm fifteen judicial nominations before leaving town last Thursday. Both chambers will reconvene for a "lame duck," post-election session on Tuesday, November 13. MBA's 2018 MBA Annual Convention welcomed over 4,000 industry professionals here in Washington, D.C. Featured speakers included former Fed Chairman Janet Yellen, the acting director of the BCFP, Mick Mulvaney, Treasury Department Senior Advisor Craig Phillips and FHA Commissioner Brian Montgomery.
October 17, 2018