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TCC Fly-In May 15-16 Registration Open

Hotel Deadline April 20 The 17th Annual Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) Legislative Fly-In, scheduled for May 15-16, 2018 is well-timed to discuss with your senators and Representative the need for infrastructure investment and fixing the Highway Trust Fund.  With the Trump Administration infrastructure plan on the table and Congressional committees holding hearings, now is the […]

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Federal Construction Agencies to Discuss How to Spend Over $50 Billion on Projects

AGC’s Federal Contractors Conference; May 1-3 in Pentagon City, VA. With more than $50 billion enacted for direct federal construction agencies as part of the FY 2018 government funding bill, contractors attending the AGC Federal Contractors Conference will have the first opportunity to hear from eight major construction agencies about projects they plan to fund and solicitations […]

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Commerce Department Publishes Exclusion Process Procedures for Steel and Aluminum Products

AGC Joins Coalition to Help Mitigate Effects of Tariffs on the Construction Industry On March 19, the Department of Commerce published its exclusion process procedures (interim final rule) for steel and aluminum tariffs. The Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security will collect comments on the interim final rule until May 18, and the Bureau’s website provides more […]

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Transportation Funding Boosted in FY 2018 Funding Bill

The FY 2018 federal government funding bill includes AGC-backed increases in investment for highway, transit and aviation construction. The bill largely provides funding at FAST Act-authorized levels from the Highway Trust Fund. In addition, the bill appropriates $4.4 billion from the general fund for programs that already receive trust fund dollars. The agreement includes funding […]

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Billions of Dollars for Construction in FY 2018 Funding Bill

On March 21, congressional leaders unveiled a funding bill for fiscal year (FY) 2018 that includes at least $10 billion in additional infrastructure investment—compared to FY 2017 and promised in the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018—for roads, bridges, mass transit, airports, ports, flood control, drinking water and waste water facilities, military construction, low income housing construction and more. […]

Mark Your Calendars for the TCC Fly-In

The 17th Annual Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) Legislative Fly-In in Washington, D.C., scheduled for May 15-16, 2018, is well-timed to provide an opportunity to meet with your U.S. Representative and U.S. Senators on the need for a robust, long-term infrastructure bill. At the TCC legislative briefing you will receive information about what policy and funding […]