Government Affairs

Updates from Columbus

WV Prevailing Wage

Right to Work legislation and Prevailing Wage Repeal legislation have both passed through a chamber of the West Virginia State legislature...

OCILB Updates

The Department of Commerce has recently passed legislation altering the continuing education requirements to renew contractor licenses....

Welcome to Ohio Government Affairs

In this blog we will keep everyone updated on the important legislation that the Ohio State Legislature is working on or considering. Many laws such as prevailing wage, retention reform, residency requirements, construction procurement procedures and taxes issues can have big effects on your business. Check back here often for future updates regarding this legislation.

Updates from DC

Introduction to Washington, DC Government Affairs

Welcome to GCC NECA's new website. Here we will display information as it comes in from our Political team in Washington DC. One example of information that our team in Washington provides scorecards for members of Congress. In GCC's jurisdiction the scorecards for the 2015-2016 session are....

Legislative Conference

2015’s Legislative Conference was a huge success. Governor David Haines, Northeast Division Chairman Buddy Ferdinando, the Executive Director Thomas W. Shreves, and Assistant Executive Director Jeremy Ryan attended three days of meetings in the nation’s Capitol. During this time the Cleveland Delegation was able to meet with Congresswoman Kaptur and four other Congressional offices. The main topics that were discussed were the Affordable Care act, Pension reform, and investments into energy storage.