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January 6, 2009
During the 2007-2008 election cycle, AGC PAC raised an unprecedented $1.1 million, the highest amount in the PAC's 31 year history, and with those funds supported more than 200 construction-friendly candidates for federal office.
January 2, 2009
On January 15, 2009 from 1:00 - 2:30 PM (EST), AGC will conduct a webinar on the AFL-CIO's top legislative priority - passage of the Employee Free Choice Act.
December 30, 2008
AGC of America is thrilled to create a full-day course titled BIM 101: An Introduction to Building Information Modeling that will give participants a broad overview of BIM and introduce important concepts that will be necessary for advanced courses planned for development.
December 25, 2008
Register now and take advantage of discounted hotel rates for the January 27, 2009 AGC-NCPPP joint Public-Private Partnerships conference.
December 25, 2008
On December 15, AGC of America and its two California chapters formally petitioned the state of California to reconsider or repeal a new rule that would force construction companies across the state to retrofit or replace almost all of their heavy construction equipment.
December 23, 2008
The AGC will lead a new coalition to advocate for measures to get important building projects moving again.  The coalition, which includes the American Institute of Architects and a range of specialty contractor associations, will begin its work by focusing on ensuring the next stimulus includes funding to modernize aging and inefficient public buildings.  The group also will encourage Congress and the next Administration to consider tax incentives to stimulate new private-sector building projects. 
December 22, 2008
AGC of America continues to aggressively advocate for contractors and ensure that Congress and the President-elect are fully aware of the benefits of a strong infrastructure component in any economic stimulus.
December 18, 2008
If you plan to attend the AGC Building Contractors Conference, now is the time to register and book your hotel reservation.  The last day to receive the Special Hotel Rate has been extended to December 26...as long as rooms last.
December 15, 2008
Coming in February 2009, AGC of America will release a full-day introductory curriculum on the industry’s hottest topic, Building Information Modeling (BIM).
December 12, 2008
The last day to receive the Special Hotel Rate for the AGC Building Contractors Conference is TODAY - Friday, December 12.

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