Dain Hansen

Dain Hansen is vice president of Government Relations, The IAPMO Group. He lends his frequent perspective of Capitol Hill, and the plumbing industry. Here is an edited version of his update February 16, 2018 Administration Update. WaterSense Proposed for Elimination as the President’s Budget Seeks 23% Cut at EPA. The White House is seeking to Read More

Dain Hansen is vice president of Government Relations, The IAPMO Group. He lends his frequent perspective of Capitol Hill, and the plumbing industry. Here is an edited version of his update December 08, 2017 Panel Recommends Changes to Two-Decade-Old EPA Water Affordability Guidelines. In a highly anticipated report, a panel chartered by Congress to advise Read More

Dain Hansen is vice president of Government Relations, The IAPMO Group. He lends his frequent perspective of Capitol Hill, and the plumbing industry. Here is an edited version of his update September 15, 2017 Congressional Update. This week: The House passed a comprehensive bill to fund government agencies and operations for fiscal year 2018. The Read More

Dain Hansen is vice president of Government Relations, The IAPMO Group. He lends his frequent perspective of Capitol Hill, and the plumbing industry. Here is an edited version of his update February 17, 2017 Administration Update Small Business and Tax Reform. Many questions have arisen about how small businesses will be treated if tax reform legislation Read More

Dain Hansen is vice president of Government Relations, The IAPMO Group. He lends his frequent perspective of Capitol Hill, and the plumbing industry. Here is an edited version of his update September 30, 2016 Congressional Update. Overtime Controversy. The House this week passed a bill to delay by six months a controversial Department of Labor Read More