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ABC Releases Annual Merit Shop Scorecard

Associated Builders and Contractors released its 2018 Merit Shop Scorecard, an annual state ranking based on policies and programs that encourage open competition, education and job... »

GAO Bid Protest “Effectiveness Rate” Remains High in FY 2018

By Aron C. Beezley, Bradley The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently issued to Congress its annual bid protest report. Of particular note, protesters received some... »

Construction Adds 30,000 Jobs in Oct., Jobless Rate Falls

Industry workforce rises by 330,000, or 4.7%, in past 12 months »

Alabama’s September Jobs Numbers Break Records

By Will Whatley, Alabama Daily News Alabama’s unemployment rate held steady at 4.1 percent for September and the state set a new record for the... »

Don’t Put Construction Industry Growth in Jeopardy This November

By Peter Comstock, Construction Executive Reposted with permission from, September 27, 2018, all rights reserved. Copyright 2018. During the past two years, the United States... »

No End in Sight for Current Economic Expansion

By Joanna Masterson, Construction Executive Reposted with permission from, October 16, 2018, all rights reserved. Copyright 2018. Two economists shared some promising news Oct. 16... »

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