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The Empire Chapter releases its second round of 2018 candidate endorsements

The Empire State Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors, representing more than 425 merit shop contractors across New York State, through its Political Action Committee announced its second round of 2018 candidate endorsements.

The Empire Chapter releases its second round of 2018 candidate endorsements2018-10-25T14:56:55+00:00

Cuomo and his Surrogates are Pressuring Local Manufacturer to Build with Discriminatory PLA

Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC), Empire State Chapter President Brian Sampson blasted Governor Cuomo appointee Howard Zemsky and his team at Empire State Development Corp (ESDC). for pressuring Athenex leadership to place a Project Labor Agreement (PLA) on the construction of their new plant in Dunkirk.

Cuomo and his Surrogates are Pressuring Local Manufacturer to Build with Discriminatory PLA2018-09-18T17:54:00+00:00

Outdated Union Work Rules Driving Up MTA Costs

The Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has come under fire of late. It’s been accused of being one the most mismanaged transit authorities in the world. These accusations arise from the MTA being plagued by construction delays and high costs. However, being that all construction on NYC subways has to be 100% completed by union labor, [...]

Outdated Union Work Rules Driving Up MTA Costs2018-09-18T19:38:26+00:00

ABC Calls for Drug & Alcohol Testing On NYC Construction

As the City Council continues discussing ways to increase construction safety, the Associated Builders and Contractors, Empire State Chapter today held a press conference at City Hall urging the Council to introduce and pass legislation mandating drug and alcohol testing on all New York City construction sites.

ABC Calls for Drug & Alcohol Testing On NYC Construction2018-09-18T21:22:56+00:00