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May 6, 2021

Would Provide $35 Billion in the Nation’s Water Infrastructure

May 6, 2021

On April 30, AGC and its coalition partners met with the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to raise concerns about and question the need for a federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) COVID-19 emergency temporary standard (ETS) 14 months into the pandemic. AGC highlighted the conflicting messages delivered by the administration. On the one hand, the administration continues to highlight the significant decline in case rates, hospitalizations, and great progress towards ending the pandemic through vaccination efforts.

May 6, 2021

On April 27, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the formation of a new agency council to address per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).  In the memo, EPA Administrator Michael Regan also reiterated the agency’s commitment to the 2019 PFAS Action Plan.  The chemical can be found in many products, soil, and water.  AGC previously supported the 2019 PFAS Action Plan, because it outlined a deliberate approach to review the science and address concerns that arose.  The agency is taking action on PFAS under several programs including air, significant new uses, wastewater, drinking water, and Superfund.

May 3, 2021

Construction Officials Say New Infrastructure Investments, Tariff Relief for Key Construction Materials are Needed to Help Contractors Cope with Continued Economic Impacts of the Pandemic

April 29, 2021

After delaying the opening of the 2019 EEO-1 Component 1 Data Collections on May 8, 2020, in light of the COVID-19 public health emergency, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has announced that the 2019 and 2020 EEO-1 Component 1 data collection is now open.

April 29, 2021

$15 on Federal Contracts Beginning in 2022

April 29, 2021

Would Increase Taxes on Individuals, on Capital Gains & at Death

April 29, 2021

AGC to Meet with White House

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