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August 3, 2022
  Construction employment fell in 61 and was unchanged in another 51 out of 358 metro areas between June 2021 and June 2022, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of new government employment data. Association officials noted that employment was falling or… Read More

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On October 13 AGC sent a letter outlining the benefits and the needs for infrastructure investment in a stimulus package.  AGC also issued a press release congratulating the House leadership for considering infrastructure investment in such package. AGC will continue to push for infrastructure… Read More
October 13, 2008
With the economy continuing to decline, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced today that House Democratic leaders will convene an economic forum on Monday with some of America’s leading economists. A statement from the Speaker’s office said that the October 13 forum will help Congress develop an economic… Read More
October 10, 2008
Thursday, November 6, 2008; 2:00 - 3:30 PM (ET) - What is the Price of Time on a Construction Project.  This webinar explores how to use ConsensusDOCS contracts to avoid conflict in delay analysis.  Go to www.agc.org/timecosts for more information and to register.
October 10, 2008
AGC has partnered with the Green Building Institute (GBI) to deliver the latest information on the legal application, risk management and regulatory policy needed to ensure the continued success of building green.  The Liability of Building Green webinar series will continue with programs on… Read More
October 10, 2008
As part of AGC's efforts to provide the most relevant information to our members and other interested parties, AGC is requiring all e-newsletter subscribers to register to receive our publications through the AGC Web site.  This process is simple and fast, and will allow AGC to keep updated records… Read More
October 10, 2008
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published the Notice for Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for Crane and Derricks (C-DAC) on October 9, 2008.  Visit http://newsletters.agc.org/safety/2008/10/09/c-dac-published-in-federal-register-for-public-comment for more information. Public… Read More
October 10, 2008
More than two hundred attendees participated in the AGC BIMForum meeting held October 2-3, 2008 in Falls Church, VA.   For two full days, attendees heard presentations and held discussions focused on finding practical solutions to some of the challenges posed by Building Information Modeling (BIM)… Read More
October 10, 2008
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published the Notice for Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for Crane and Derricks (C-DAC) today, October 9, 2008.  On June 13, 2008, OSHA submitted the proposal to OMB, who approved the proposed rule for publication. OSHA established a Crane and… Read More
October 9, 2008
Despite AGC's success in getting the House and Senate to finally draft stimulus bills with infrastructure investment, the 110th Congress adjourned on October 3 without passing stimulus legislation.   AGC worked over the past year to convince Congress and the White House to include construction… Read More
October 9, 2008
One of the major issues the 111th Congress will face in January 2009 is the reauthorization of the federal surface transportation programs. SAFETEA-LU expires on September 30, 2009 which leaves the new Congress and the new Administration only nine months in which to draft and approve legislation to… Read More
October 9, 2008