Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association

Meets with...Rep. Dave Loebsack of Iowa

Meets-with-Rep-Loebsack_PaulElgatianPaul Elgatian (right), executive director of the llowa Sheet Metal Contractors Association, discussed issues facing the construction industry with Rep. Dave Loebsack (D-2nd-Iowa) at a meeting on Capitol Hill during the CEA National Issues Conference in Washington, D.C.

They discussed pension reform, the Giving Retirement Options to Workers (GROW) Act in support of composite plans, and retrofitting energy efficiency issues. Rep. Loebsack also expressed interest in how the industry’s apprenticeship program worked and the types of continuing education available for sheet metal and HVAC workers.