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March 29, 2021
                Every week brings new reports of materials costs hitting record highs, while lead times lengthen or become ever more uncertain.  AGC of America recently released a Construction Inflation Alert. This document is intended to… Read More

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On Dec. 13, AGC submitted comments (click here and here) on two proposals that seek to rescind rules put in place by the Trump Administration governing how the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) designates critical habit for endangered and threatened species.  The first proposal would… Read More
December 17, 2021
Updates Technical Assistance Guidance The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) updated its COVID-19 technical assistance adding a new section to clarify under what circumstances COVID-19 may be considered a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the… Read More
December 16, 2021
Rep. Don Bacon (R-NE) Joins AGC for Tour On December 15, AGC Nebraska Building Chapter and AGC of America, working with Kiewit Building Group, led Rep. Don Bacon (R-NE) on a tour of the new Douglas County Juvenile Justice Center construction project in Omaha, Nebraska. The project tour provided… Read More
December 16, 2021
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) released its apportionment notice, which informs states how much money they are eligible for. The $52.5 billion in apportioned funding for Fiscal Year 2022 represents an increase of more than 20% as compared to Fiscal Year 2021 for Federal-aid Highway… Read More
December 16, 2021
Awaiting Court Decision on Nationwide Stay All 34 lawsuits—including AGC’s, supported by the Construction Advocacy Fund—challenging OSHA’s Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) on COVID-19 are consolidated in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. The federal government filed a motion… Read More
December 16, 2021
On December 14, AGC of America and two of its chapters, the Dallas-based TEXO chapter of the association, and the statewide AGC of Texas chapter, filed suit in federal court to block the Biden administration’s effort to impose a COVID-19 vaccine mandate on federal contractors and… Read More
December 16, 2021
Joins DOL & NLRB in Interagency Initiative to End Retaliation The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) updated its COVID-19 technical assistance to include more information about employer retaliation in pandemic-related employment situations. This updated technical assistance… Read More
December 16, 2021
Christopher Jaccino, Assistant Project Manager for LF Driscoll in Philadelphia, PA, has been a member of GBCA’s Construction Leadership Council (CLC) since 2019, and in February 2021, he joined its Steering Committee. Christopher’s interest in construction began in high school when… Read More
December 16, 2021
The Associated General Contractors of America and two of its chapters, the Dallas-based TEXO chapter and the statewide AGC of Texas chapter, filed suit in federal court on Dec. 14 to block the Biden administration’s effort to impose a COVID-19 vaccination mandate on federal contractors and… Read More
December 15, 2021
Updates Technical Assistance Guidance The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) updated its COVID-19 technical assistance adding a new section to clarify under what circumstances COVID-19 may be considered a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the… Read More
December 14, 2021