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Associated Builders and Contractors critical of President

ABC critical of President Obama’s renomination of NLRB chairman  /  Associated Builders and Contractors today criticized President Obama’s renomination of Mark Pearce to the National Labor Relations Board as a move to promote the narrow policy goals of politically powerful … Read more »

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ABC supports Romney’s running mate selection

Washington, D.C. – Associated Builders and Contractors today issued the following statement after Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced U.S. House Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as his running mate. ABC endorsed Mitt Romney for president during its Feb. 22 Board … Read more »

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ABC ‘disappointed’ by Supreme Court decision

Washington, D.C. – Associated Builders and Contractors today issued the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. “We are deeply disappointed by the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the so-called Affordable Care Act,” … Read more »

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ABC condemns NLRB on union favoritism

In advance of the Sept. 22 U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee hearing to examine the culture of union favoritism by the National Labor Relations Board, Associated Builders and Contractors released the following statement: “Under the Obama administration, the … Read more »

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ABC praises House vote to protect jobs

Associated Builders and Contractors today praised U.S. House passage of the Protecting Jobs from Government Interference Act (H.R. 2587), which would prohibit the National Labor Relations Board from mandating where a company can or cannot create jobs. The measure was … Read more »

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President’s job plan won’t pass inspection with construction industry

Associated Builders and Contractors 2011 National Chairman Michael J. Uremovich, president of Great Lakes Energy Consultants, LLC, Manhattan, Ill., said President Obama’s jobs plan “won’t pass inspection” with the construction industry when it comes to creating jobs and getting Americans … Read more »

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What the construction industry needs from Obama plan

On the eve of President Obama’s speech to unveil his jobs plan to the nation, Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today called on the president to repeal costly regulations and offer bold, new public-private partnership policies to jumpstart the economy … Read more »

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