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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Survey reveals optimism about the economy

7/22/2014

  • Time.com

Employers reported increasing wages in the second quarter and optimism about the future of the economy, according to research from the National Association for Business Economics. "We've been hearing … Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Mich. school district finalizes janitorial contract

7/15/2014

  • MLive.com (Michigan) (free registration)

The Portage School District in Michigan has ratified a new contract with its janitors and maintenance workers, which includes higher wages and better benefits including increased vacation time and dis… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Border provisions in $3.7B spending bill spark debate

7/21/2014

  • Hill, The

A $3.7 billion spending bill that would address the influx of minors at the border has generated debate among Democratic lawmakers. Much of the debate centers on amendments that would reduce costly pr… Read More