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Advocacy

Your Voice in the Nation's Capital

Washington, D.C. is a complex legislative playing field that the NAPA Government Affairs team deftly navigates to ensure the asphalt pavement industry's voice is heard on Capitol Hill. We rally the entire industry — including suppliers and equipment manufacturers — to safeguard our place in the transportation construction sector. 

OUR ADVOCACY GOALS ARE TO:

  • Grow highway and airfield investments,
  • Secure funding for asphalt highway and airfield pavement research; and
  • Oppose any pavement design or pavement-type selection mandates.

Priorities, Tools, and Action Center

Legislative Priorities

NAPA's legislative priorities are to grow investments in Federally-funded highway and airfield investments, secure federal funding for research and deployment of innovative pavement technologies, and defeat any pavement design or pavement-type selection mandates. These priorities bring together the entire asphalt pavement industry – including suppliers and equipment manufacturers – and supports growth in market share for years to come. 

Regulatory Priorities

NAPA’s top regulatory priority is to respond to proposed regulations to encourage realistic regulations. 

Advocacy Tools

The advocacy tools on this page are designed to support the informed participation of the asphalt pavement industry in engaging with elected officials with common messages on the legislative priorities critically important to NAPA’s members.

Action Center

Learn your elected official and what opportunities you have to advocate for infrastructure-related federal and state legislation. For a mobile-friendly experience, download the VoterVoice app on iTunes and Google Play. Use the keywords “National Asphalt Pavement Association” to find our page.

Advocacy Contacts

Ashley Jackson
Senior Director of Government Affairs

Jay Hansen
Executive Vice President, Advocacy