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.
By Brian Sampson
President, Empire State Chapter of Associated Builders & Contractors
The much-talked about Plattsburgh Airport $40 million construction...
W.M. Schultz Construction is a merit shop contractor based out of Ballston Spa, New York and has been a long time member and supporter of ABC. They perform...