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AGC Bookstore May Special! Save 20% on AGC’s Construction State Law Matrix

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The Construction State Law Matrix is the most comprehensive and concise resource available for locating information on state laws affecting public and private construction projects. Updated annually by AGC and the nationally recognized law firm of Smith, Currie, and Hancock, LLP, your annual subscription provides access to searchable information and answers for all fifty states, DC, and Puerto Rico.

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Under the Dome – February 22, 2016

Under the Dome Associated General Contractors Legislative Update February 22, 2016 Legislative Overview Budget to Governor After agreement by leaders of a House-Senate conference committee on the budget, both chambers adopted revised FY 16 & 17 budgets.  The budget approved by the House 68-53 and the Senate 22-16 was mostly a balancing exercise after the legislature… Continue Reading

Under the Dome – February 03, 2016

Under the Dome Associated General Contractors Legislative Update February 03, 2016 The Advocate is a bimonthly publication for AGC PAC contributors, and contains the latest political news from “inside the beltway.” Here is the latest news: Paul Suspends Campaign Cruz, a Tie, Rubio the Surprise Floor Fight! The Contested Convention Bloomberg at 29% House Retirements Political… Continue Reading

Under the Dome – February 01, 2016

Under the Dome Associated General Contractors Legislative Update February 01, 2016 P3 – It sounds a like a video game console.  Its not, and the subject has been far from fun and games for legislators and the governor this past week.  It has perhaps, to date, generated the biggest and most public disagreement between the governor… Continue Reading

AGC Bookstore February Special: Save 15% on all DVDs

The AGC Bookstore offers a variety of DVD to help construction supervisors and employees advance their knowledge of every facet of construction. AGC offers DVDs created exclusively for the construction industry and contain vital information for field-level employees to keep themselves safe and aware while on the construction site. These videos can be used to train… Continue Reading

Under the Dome – January 25, 2016

Under the Dome Associated General Contractors Legislative Update January 25, 2016 It was a slow second week of the 2016 legislative session.  There’s few committee hearings and even less floor action this early in the session. The House did pass a bill to fund the judiciary after the Court last year struck down the previous… Continue Reading

Under the Dome – January 18, 2016

Under the Dome Associated General Contractors Legislative Update January 18, 2016 Legislature Open for Business The 2016 Legislative Session kicked off on Monday January 11th and is now in full swing.  The House welcomed four new members, Henry Helgerson, D-Wichita, Ken Rahjes, R-Agra, Ben Scott, D-Topeka, and Chuck Weber, R-Wichita.  The Senate saw no retirements,… Continue Reading

AGC Bookstore January Special: Save 15% on all AGC Curriculum

Save 15% on All AGC Curriculum The AGC Bookstore offers a variety of Curriculum for construction workers such as Supervisor Training Program, Project Management Development Program, Building Infostructure Management and LEAN. All of these curriculum are focused on training future construction workers to lead and develop the most effective construction site possible. Use promotional code… Continue Reading

Under the Dome – December 21, 2015

Under the Dome Associated General Contractors Legislative Update December 21, 2015     The Advocate is a bimonthly publication for AGC PAC contributors, and contains the latest political news from “inside the beltway.” Here is the latest news: Winners and Losers Trump’s Lead: Real or “Trumped Up” The Early States’ Delegate Formula “Cruz-ing” Calculation Politics… Continue Reading

AGC Bookstore December Special: Save 25% on all Safety Products

Save 25% on Safety Publications Promo Code: Safety25 The AGC Bookstore offers a variety of Safety and Occupational Safety manuals to help train employees on the safest methods of on-site safety. Take the guess work out of safety regulations and allow your workforce to be as prepared as possible while on-site. Easily navigate the government’s complex… Continue Reading

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