Associated Builders and Contractors, Empire State Chapter is the voice of the merit shop in the New York construction industry. We accept the responsibility for making that voice heard. We believe the merit shop philosophy is a movement for the betterment of the individual... the construction industry... and the nation.
We oppose violence, coercion, intimidation and the denial of the rights of employees and employers.
We oppose unjust pressure to violate these principles.
We oppose government intervention in the free market by creating an uneven playing field. Government shouldn't be in the business of picking winners and losers.
On May 15, ABC submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on costly and burdensome EPA regulations and policies.
In the comment...
A nonunion construction group is calling on the state to investigate why a worker who fell from the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge earlier this week wasn’t in...