Last week, President Trump signed a $1 trillion omnibus spending bill that will keep the government running until September...
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On March 28, 2017, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee passed the Fair and Open Competition Act (H.R. 1552/S. 622), which would increase fair and open competition on federal and federally funded construction projects...
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In the past 30 days, President Trump signed two Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolutions IEC actively supported...
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The new Republican congress took office on January 3rd and the President was sworn in on January 20th, officially giving the Republicans control of both the executive and legislative branches...
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On February 2, 2017, the House of Representatives voted 236-187 on a Congressional Review Act resolution, H.J. Res. 37, to repeal a rule stemming from an Obama Executive Order commonly referred to as the ‘blacklisting...’
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The PRIDE PAC is the federal political action committee (PAC) set up by IEC and is funded entirely through personal donations from IEC members...
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New for 2017, IEC is launching a program that will allow contractor members and chapters the opportunity to support IEC’s advocacy efforts by becoming PEF Patriots, sponsors of IEC’s Political Education Fund...
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In the early days of the 115th Congress, the House of Representatives has passed two pieces of legislation that would bring much needed reforms to the regulatory process...
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IEC has put together a brief list of regulations that impact the merit shop electrical contracting industry that took effect in 2016 or take effect in 2017...
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On December 19, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor released its final rule to modernize the equal employment opportunity (EEO) regulations that implement the National Apprenticeship Act of 1937...
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