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Join the FedEx Advantage® program and the discounts keep coming. AGC members will enjoy savings of up to 78 percent on select services.

 

The program is free to join and no minimum shipping, copy or print requirements to take advantage of this great member benefit. Sign up now or call 1.888.708.4100. 

 

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There is still plenty of time to make your plans to attend the 2019 AGC Annual Convention, April 1-4 in Denver.

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AGC of America urged Congress to act quickly on the Workforce for an Expanding Economy Act that was introduced on March 13 by Pennsylvania Congressmen Lloyd Smucker. The measure would establish the only federal temporary visa program for construction, among other industries covered by the measure.  

Visit https://www.agc.org/news/2019/03/13/proposal-create-new-temporary-worker-visa-system-construction-and-other-industries to view the full article online.

33 States Add Jobs in Latest Month as Association Calls for Investing in Training 

“Contractors began 2019 by adding employees in nearly all parts of the country,” stated AGC of America's chief economist, Ken Simonson. “These figures are consistent with the optimism contractors expressed about workloads and hiring plans in our association’s recent survey. But finding workers to execute those projects is likely to be an ongoing challenge.”

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Attend PlanGrid’s Free Houston Roadshow Event, Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Minute Maid Park

 

Featuring Keynote speakers, break-out sessions, certification classes and dinner on the Astros turf!

 

Check out the details here.

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On Feb. 5, the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee advanced President Trump’s nomination of Andrew Wheeler as administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency—a move which AGC supported in a letter to the committee.

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The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced the launch of an enhanced electronic version of its Handy Reference Guide to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). This new online version of one of the Wage and Hour Division’s (WHD) most popular publications is intended to assist American employers and workers with a simple, easy-to-follow resource that provides basic WHD information, as well as links to other resources.

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Behind-the-scenes job site footage and updated renderings of the Texas Rangers' $1.2 billion Global Life Stadium are now available. Many of the materials for the project, including precast concrete, limestone, steel and brick, are being supplied by in-state companies.

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