CAGC Feature: Gov. Pat McCrory Addresses Contractors
CAGC Members Meet with NC Lawmakers
North Carolina lawmakers met recently with Carolinas AGC members and designers to get our industry's insights and provide input on construction and design issues. Couldn't attend? Find out what you missed!
CAGC Weighs in on Prequalification Issue on Public Work
CAGC staff recently made a presentation to the NC General Assembly's Purchase and Contract Study Committee on the issue of prequalification on public work in NC. View CAGC's presentation & policy on prequalification, the draft legislation, an amendment (attached to draft legislation and not approved at the committee's recent meeting.) For updates, view the legislative committee calendar.
- AGC to Offer AGC Private Health Insurance Exchange
See CAGC Video on Young Leaders/Construction Industry @ NCSU
Energy levels are high at CAGC as we're focusing on the future of our industry! The success of the NCSU/AGC Student Chapter Social is just one example.
Large Bond Issue Considered by Lt. Gov. for Construction Needs in NC
Faced with a potential $6 billion price tag to repair and renovate existing state buildings and community colleges, North Carolina may need to consider a bond referendum to fix those buildings and help jump-start the state's economy, Lt. Gov. Dan Forest said recently at a meeting of Carolinas AGC and AIA North Carolina.
NC Faces $3.9 Billion Need for State Building Repairs
NC Offers Free New Tool to Search for Employees
Your CAGC NC Lobbyists recently met with NC Department of Commerce to get a preview of a new tool that could be helpful for CAGC members in searching for potential new employees. Learn more!
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NC Department of Labor reports on NC e-verify rules.
Carolinas AGC Young Leaders Group - Want to be involved?
- CAGC's Mobile App Gives You Info-On-The-Go. In Android or IPhone app store, search: "CAGC"
- Davis-Bacon Information
- Who you know in Congress and the Legislature?
North Carolina | South Carolina
- Click here for UNC system construction info
- CAGC touts construction deals on WRAL-TV
- Important Pro-employee/Union-free information
- This Week's News Break!
Strengthen Our Industry - CAGC PAC Donations help advocacy efforts!
What CAGC is Doing in Government Relations in 2014
CAGC's PAC will fund efforts in 2014 that include:
- Helping to elect pro-construction, pro-business members of the NC General Assembly
- Involvement with infrastructure funding, energy exploration, regulatory reform, immigration, bidding and other issues
- Assist the NCGO Transportation Advocacy Group in pushing for Transportation funding through public education efforts and media outreach
Our Successes in 2013
Read full reports by State of 2013 Successes:
2013 NC report | 2013/2014 SC report
Watch: Successful sessions in the NC/SC Legislatures and Legislative Days to get members familiar with their Legislatures! Watch this playlist of activity in 2013!