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From the monthly archives: December 2015

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Gov. Kasich Addresses ABC Member Concerns in TeleForum

Presidential candidate Gov. John Kasich (R-Ohio) addressed and responded to questions from members of a coalition of major nationwide business groups in a TeleForum today. Kasich answered questions from members of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), Associated General Contractors, Business-Industry Political Action Committee, National Association of Manufacturers, National Federation of Independent Business and National Retail Federation. Read the rest of entry »

The Last Stand on Fighting a $300 Million Dollar PLA in Binghamton

On Wednesday, December 9th, the Binghamton City Council will hold a meeting where they will vote whether or not to override Mayor David’s veto on a resolution pertaining to the attachment of a PLA on the $300 million dollar Binghamton-Johnson City Sewage Treatment Plant. 

Mayor David's veto, if it stands,  ultimately means that a PLA will NOT be attached to this project, opening up work to local contractors and hundreds of workers in the Southern Tier, as well as saving taxpayers tens of millions of dollars.  

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ABC Announces Spring Semester Schedule

ABC, Empire State today announced their class offerings for the 2016 spring session.

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Associated Builders & Contractors Issues Statement on Mayor David’s PLA Veto

Associated Builders & Contractors Empire State Chapter President Brian Sampson issued a statement today on Mayor David’s veto of a Project Labor Agreement on the Binghamton-Johnson City Sewage Treatment Plant:
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