AGC members are encouraged to take a look at three key races in the 2016 general election that will decide if the Majority Coalition Caucus (MCC) maintains control of the Senate. The MCC is the combination of all Senate Republicans as well as... (Read More)
As a construction professional, you understand the value of a hard day’s work—and of every dollar you and your team earn. That’s why at AGC of Washington, we’re focused on providing you with the best level of service not only in areas such... (Read More)
A number of ballot measures have qualified for the Washington general election in November, and not all of them are bullish for the construction industry. AGC of Washington opposes two of them, which are detailed below, on the grounds they would... (Read More)
AGC of Washington's Seattle District Manager Jerry Dinndorf is retiring in December 2016, and the search is now on for his replacement.
Application and job information can be found here, and applications will be accepted through August 26, 2016. (Read More)
A federal court on June 26 issued a nationwide preliminary injunction preventing the U.S. Department of Labor's (DOL) final "persuader" rule from taking effect as scheduled on July 1. Although the injunction is only temporary, the ruling is a... (Read More)
The 2016 construction spending outlook from AGC of America Chief Economist Ken Simonson suggests that while funding will be challenging—particularly from the private sector—there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic about the future of our... (Read More)
As construction continues in earnest this summer across Washington, it’s important to remember a few important safety tips. In doing so, you’ll protect your team’s health and your own, as well.
During AGC of Washington’s 100 Days of... (Read More)
Gov. Jay Inslee recently announced his revised carbon-reduction rule. Ash Grove Cement and Nucor Steel are among the businesses impacted by the rule.
Under the proposed Clean-Air Rule, natural-gas distributors, petroleum-fuel producers and... (Read More)
The following article is from Matt Paxton, an attorney with Ahlers & Cressman. It originally appeared on the AGC of Washington website.
On March 25, 2016, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) published its final rule on... (Read More)