The ICSC Blog

April 3, 2014
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#AverageJoeAdvocate: Who defends our industry?

Last week, approximately 150 ICSC members from 30 states met with 165 Congressional offices to discuss legislation impacting the retail real estate industry during ICSC’s Strategic Leadership Summit (SLS). The issues included tax reform, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, the EPA's proposed expansion of the Clean Water Act and Marketplace Fairness. During SLS, more than…

March 20, 2014
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Does Congress Hear You? Does It Matter?

It’s less than a week out from ICSC’s Strategic Leadership Summit (SLS) Will you be there? Wait, you’re not even sure what it is? As part of ICSC’s efforts to make sure that our industry is represented before elected officials, each year we organize an opportunity for our members travel to Washington, DC and meet…