Issues of Importance

Issues of Importance

ABC exists to promote, protect and defend free enterprise and the merit shop philosophy. We work hard to introduce pro-free enterprise legislation, defend against anti-free enterprise legislation, maintain strong relationships with lawmakers, protect and defend against legal attacks and be a legal resource for members.
ABC believes that employers have the right and the responsibility to manage their firms free from coercion, restrictive work rules, jurisdictional disputes, secondary boycotts, or artificial restraints of any kind.
ABC believes in the free enterprise system and works diligently to protect members' rights so that contractors can be selected on the basis of their qualifications and price, without regard to their labor relations policy.

Davis-Bacon Act

Find the latest compliance information for federal and state prevailing wage laws. Learn More

project labor agreements

Find the latest news and information on project labor agreements.
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The latest news, legislative action, regulatory developments, and compliance tools for hot button issues in federal, state, and local procurement. Learn More

Health Care

Find the latest updates and resources on the Health Care Law. Learn More


Learn more about the Construction Legal Rights Foundation (CLRF) and the latest in legal news. Learn More

Energy & The Environment

Legislative and regulatory news and updates regarding energy policy and the environment. Learn More

tax policy

The latest updates in news and legislative developments related to taxes, fiscal policy, and the broader economy. Stay on top of business tax changes. Learn More

Labor & Employment

Legislation and news covering employee rights, labor relations, workforce development, and workplace safety. Learn More