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Phyllis Harden

Legislative & Special Projects, Pine Bluff Sand & Gravel
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January 2, 2018
Seventy-five percent of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2018 as contractors are optimistic that economic conditions will remain strong as tax rates and regulatory burdens fall, according to survey results released today by the Associated General Contractors of America and Sage... Read More

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December 20, 2017
“Today, Congress passed comprehensive tax reform legislation that will lower rates, spur economic growth and impact construction businesses for years to come. However, this process did not start as well as it ended for the construction industry. (See chart linked here for details on the final bill... Read More
December 19, 2017
Construction Support Staff Wages Expected to Rise by 3.3% This Year Construction support staff wages rose by 3.5% in 2016 and contractors are projecting those wages to increase an average of 3.3% in 2017, according to the latest Contractor Compensation Quarterly (CCQ) published by PAS, Inc. Based... Read More
December 12, 2017
Construction employment increased by 24,000 jobs in November to the highest level since November 2008, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said that tight margins are keeping firms from paying even more to attract... Read More
December 5, 2017
AGC called on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to apply federally approved “Recommended Best Practices for Environmental Reviews and Authorizations for Infrastructure Projects” in delegated states that EPA has authorized to implement and enforce a federal environmental permit program... Read More
December 5, 2017
AGC commented this week on three separate Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) regulatory proposals to expedite project delivery by streamlining the federal environmental review process. The FHWA proposals implement various AGC supported provisions in the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st... Read More
December 5, 2017
For AGC’s most recent episode of the ConstructorCast, we sit down with Leah Pilconis, AGC’s Senior Counsel of Environmental Law, to talk about the complex world of environmental permitting and what AGC is doing to try to make it easier for construction companies. Our discussion examines the breadth... Read More
December 5, 2017
Date:             Feb. 28, 2018 - WednesdayTime:             9:00 AM to 4:00 PMLocation:      Hyatt Regency New Orleans   Click Here to Register The registration fee for the AGC In-House Environmental Managers (IHEM) meeting, including breakfast and lunch, is $275. NOTE: The Feb. 28... Read More
December 1, 2017
The chief executive officer of the Associated General Contractors of America, Stephen E. Sandherr, issued the following statement today in connection with the proposed Senate tax reform measure: "The association has long advocated for comprehensive tax reform, especially considering that... Read More
November 30, 2017
Latest Update on WOTUS Rule Status On Nov. 28, AGC commented on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (Corps) request for pre-proposal feedback on revising the definition of “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) under the Clean Water Act (CWA).  The... Read More
November 29, 2017
Construction employment increased in 243 out of 358 metro areas between October 2016 and October 2017, declined in 59 and stagnated in 56, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said the best way... Read More

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