A top Democrat details the role that architects play in energy, environment, and commerce.
By John Schneidawind, for AIA Architect
Congressman Frank Pallone, Democrat from the Sixth Congressional District of New Jersey, thinks architects do a great job getting out their message in Congress. He’d just like to see more of them up on Capitol Hill doing just that.
“I’ve known for years that architects have always been at the forefront of environmental concerns,” says Pallone, a Long Branch, New Jersey native. “It’s important that, as a group, you continue your efforts to communicate the importance of advancing low-carbon building technologies and building efficiency to both Congress and the public.”
Pallone is the ranking Democrat on the influential House Energy and Commerce Committee, which has jurisdiction over issues pertaining to energy, environment, healthcare, commerce, and telecommunications.
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