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ABC Headlines
  • Posted On January 28, 2015
    Could NY's fracking ban someday be reversed?
  • Posted On January 23, 2015
    Here's the Empire State Chapter's official statement on Gov. Cuomo's State of the State Address. GOVERNOR’S DESIGN BUILD RE-AUTHORIZATION PROPOSAL WON’T WORK FOR ...
  • Posted On January 13, 2015
    Hats off to ABC member VIP Structures for their design and construction work which brought this downtown Syracuse landmark back to life. #MeritShopWorks

ABC advocates with government officials on legislative and regulatory issues to protect and enhance free enterprise and the merit philosophy in the construction industry.

ABC – Your NY State and Congressional Watchdog

When you become a member of Associated Builders and Contractors, you join more than your local chapter. You belong to a national organization, with headquarters in the nation's capital.

ABC gives you more for your dollar. We know you have strenuous demands on your time and resources. That's why we have a full-time government affairs staff to provide your business with a link to National, State and local politics. ABC channels member resources to efficiently and effectively promote the industry's common interests in legislation, regulations, and politics.

We work daily to keep government off your back. Whether its an impending regulation or threatening bill, ABC never stops defending your business. We have government relations experts continuously monitoring anti-business initiatives, so you don't have to. We make sure your message gets to New York State and Congressional legislators and regulators.

ABC never stops protecting your business...


Event Calendar for All regions. Click on links below to register for these events.

WNY Financial Professionals Panel
Tuesday, February 10 at 5:30 pm
Metro MWBE/DBE Workshop
Tuesday, February 24 at 1:30 pm
Tuesday, February 24 at 5:00 pm