NSPE projects a powerful voice advocating the interests of the engineering profession. We encourage political involvement by our members and offer them support in establishing strategic alliances to advance regulatory and legislative solutions.
NSPE Political Action Committee
A political action committee (PAC) enables NSPE employees and members to combine their political contributions and support candidates who support the engineering profession. NSPE-PAC is the bipartisan political action committee of NSPE. Contribute now >
Legislative Action Center
Through the resources available at our Legislative Action Center, NSPE members are able to identify and contact their federal, state, and local elected officials about issues important to them as engineers. From the latest Legislative Action Alerts highlighting key legislation currently before Congress to bill tracking, voting records, and even information on registering to vote and tips for communicating effectively with legislators. NSPE members can access a wide array of resources from this powerful online resource. Get involved >
NSPE's Issue Briefs include information on a variety of federal and state legislative and regulatory issues of importance to professional engineers. Each brief includes a summary of the NSPE position, background information, references to more detailed NSPE documents, and the NSPE Government Relations staff contact. Review issue briefs here >
NSPE's official statements, approved by the NSPE Board of Directors, on infrastructure, competitiveness, design/build in the public sector, hazardous waste management, water resources, and wetlands protection. Read NSPE position statements >
The Engineer Advocates program is designed to help increase NSPE's political and legislative effectiveness at the grassroots level by encouraging NSPE members to become more vocal and visible on Capitol Hill. Details >>