This page offers media the most up–to–date information on hot industry topics including commentary and analysis on the latest trends in construction economics, the impact of legislative, regulatory and environmental issues on the construction industry, and the ways AGC is educating the industry on safety and health initiatives.
|3/11/2021||Soaring Materials Costs, Supply-Chain Problems & Project Cancellations Continue To Impact Construction Industry One Year Into Pandemic|
|3/9/2021||House Votes In Favor Of Idling Workers, Stripping Their Privacy And Denying Them The Opportunity To Establish Their Own Businesses|
|3/8/2021||Media Primer: Why The AGC Of America Opposed The Protecting The Right To Organize (PRO) Act The House Will Consider This Week|
|3/5/2021||Construction Employment Declines By 61,000 In February As Severe Weather Compounds Falling Demand For Nonresidential Projects|
|3/1/2021||Construction Spending Rises In January As Private Nonresidential Sector Stages Rare Gain, But Rising Materials Costs Make Further Losses Likely|
|2/18/2021||New Immigration Bill Protects The Legal Status Of More Than 100,000 People In Dreamers And TPS Programs Who Work In Construction|
|2/17/2021||Soaring Prices And Delivery Delays For Lumber, Steel And Other Inputs Squeeze Finances For Construction Firms Already Burdened By Pandemic|
|2/5/2021||Construction Employment Stalls In January With Unemployment Rate Of 9.4 Percent As New Measures Threaten To Undermine Sector’s Recovery|
|2/4/2021||New “PRO Act” Will Hurt Construction Workers, Undermine Their Privacy And Make It Hard For The Economy To Recover, Official Warns|
|2/2/2021||Construction Employment Declined In 2020 In Majority Of Metro Areas As Shrinking List Of Nonresidential Projects Outweighs Homebuilding Boom|
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