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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Rendell, LaHood implore Congress to act on Highway Trust Fund

4/18/2014

  • Courier-Journal (Louisville, Ky.) (tiered subscription model), The

Former Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood and former governor of Pennsylvania Ed Rendell, co-chairs of Building America's Future, penned a piece urging Congress to inject money into the Highway Tr… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Meetings and communication can cure business frustrations

4/16/2014

  • Des Moines Register (Iowa) (tiered subscription model), The

Regular meetings between businesses and clients can help clarify expectations and explore other opportunities for collaboration, writes Tom Friedman of First National Bank, Ames-Ankeny, in Iowa. He us… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Obama encouraging solar energy use by private companies

4/18/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The
  • Hill, The

The Obama administration encouraged adoption of solar energy at its "Solar Summit" event, according to these reports. The Department of Energy will be spearheading a $15 million "Solar Market Pathways… Read More