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ABC Elects 2020 National Chair, Executive Committee

Associated Builders and Contractors’ Board of Directors elected Tim Keating, owner and president, R. C. Stevens Construction Co., to serve as the 2020 ABC national... »

Economic

GAO Issues Rare Advisory Opinions

By Patrick R. Quigley, Bradley Recently, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued two advisory opinions relating to protests currently before the U.S. Court of Federal... »

Safety

HHS Unveils Website to Assist in Substance Abuse Treatment

On Oct. 30, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration launched a new website, FindTreatment.gov, to help... »

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Trump Revokes Nondisplacement of Qualified Workers Executive Order

By Aron C. Beezley, Bradley President Trump signed an Executive Order on October 31, 2019, revoking “Executive Order 13495 of January 30, 2009 (Nondisplacement of... »

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Trump Revokes Nondisplacement of Qualified Workers Executive Order

By Aron C. Beezley, Bradley President Trump signed an Executive Order on October 31, 2019, revoking “Executive Order 13495 of January 30, 2009 (Nondisplacement of... »

Building Alabama

Brasfield & Gorrie Begins Construction on Hendrick Center for Automotive Excellence

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines! Automotive industry icon Rick Hendrick recently helped kick off construction of Wake Tech’s new automotive training facility with a... »

Safety

ABC Highlights Value of Leading Safety Indicators During OSHA Public Meeting

Associated Builders and Contractors Vice President of Health, Safety, Environment and Workforce Development Greg Sizemore spoke at a Nov. 7 Occupational Health and Safety Administration... »

Safety

NC-OSHA Willful Citations Remind Employers to Know the Legal Aspects of Citations

From Fisher Phillips blog NC-OSHA is a solid state-OSHA plan. They believe that their approach best reflect the needs of their citizens and challenged the... »

Economic

Nonresidential Construction Continues to Add Jobs

The construction industry added 10,000 net new jobs in October, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data released by the U.S. Bureau... »

Economic

Nonresidential Construction Spending Rebounds Slightly in September

National nonresidential construction spending rose 0.5% in September but is down 0.9% on a year-ago basis, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of... »

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GAO Clarifies Its Authority to Review AbilityOne Bid Protests

By Aron C. Beezley, Bradley The Government Accountability Office (GAO), in TeamWendy, LLC, B-417700.2 (Oct. 16, 2019), recently clarified the scope of its authority to... »