ASA Lends Its Voice to Washington, D.C. Coalitions

May 2008
Supply House Times;May2008, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p50
Trade Publication
The article focuses on coalitions in which the American Supply Association (ASA) participates. As reported, ASA executes a large portion of its U.S. Government Affairs program through coalitions, which address the issues of greatest importance to its members. It partners with other organizations and corporations that have similar goals. Nine coalitions in which ASA is participating include LIFO Reform Coalition, Coalition for a Democratic Workplace and Clean Water Council.


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