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We love a good #haiku, especially when it supports #greenbuilding #advocacy #GrahamDoorsAreMore

We love a good #haiku, especially when it supports #greenbuilding #advocacy #GrahamDoorsAreMore

Advocates plan, train, and meet; For chance to green laws. I believe in concise writing; thus, what better way to lay out advocacy possibilities in 2014 than with a haiku? As one year closes and another begins, it is customary to look back on what we accomplished and the possibilities in the new year. We've already looked back on the campaigns in 2013 , courtesy of Jeremy Sigmon, so let’s look at the advocacy possibilities for creating a greener, more sustainable built environment in 2014. Below are a few examples of opportunities to get our green building priorities into the proverbial mix and elevate these issues for federal, state and local lawmakers and the public at large in 2014. All green building is local Many of the stories printed about Congress after it adjourned for 2013 focused on how it was the least productive year ever . Between the shutdown in September an...

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