Respond to USACE Fort Hood Project Labor Agreement Survey Dec. 1

0 November 25, 2015  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Fort Worth District has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract to design and construct the Fort Hood H-Frame Barracks in Killeen, Texas. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting community to […]

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Respond to Multiple USACE Project Labor Agreement Surveys for Fort Bragg, NC, Projects Today

0 November 25, 2015  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District has issued four surveys soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of government-mandated project labor agreements (PLAs) on federal contracts to construct the Training Command Building, an Intelligence Training Center, the Battalion Operations Facility, and the SOF Special Tactics Facility Phase 2 projects in […]

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Respond to USACE Project Labor Agreement Survey for Hawaii Construction Services By Nov. 20

0 November 11, 2015  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Honolulu District has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a Task Order Contract for Design-Build and Design-Bid-Build Construction Services for work within the State of Hawaii. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting community to […]

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USACE Project Labor Agreement Survey for Hawaii Job Due Nov. 13

0 November 11, 2015  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Honolulu  District has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract to construct the Health Clinic Parking Structure at Schofield Barracks in Oahu, Hawaii. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting community to […]

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Respond to NAVFAC Washington NAS Patuxent River, Maryland, Project Labor Agreement Survey By Nov. 18

0 November 6, 2015  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Washington has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract to construct the Unaccompanied Housing and Alert Facility at Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Patuxent River, Maryland. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit […]

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NAVFAC Washington Project Labor Agreement Survey Due Nov. 10 For Quantico, Virginia Contract

0 November 4, 2015  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Washington has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract to construct the Embassy Security Guard BEQ and OPS Facility at the Marine Corps Base in Quantico, Virginia. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit […]

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NAVFAC Southwest Project Labor Agreement Survey For Raw Water Pipeline Due Nov. 10

0 October 28, 2015  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southwest has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract to build the Raw Water Pipeline project at the Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton in San Diego, California. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting […]

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U.S. Department of Labor Job Corps Center Opening Demonstrates Value Of Open Competition

0 October 26, 2015  Federal Construction, Open Competition Works

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Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of its $32 million Job Corps Center in Manchester, N.H. The on-time and on-budget delivery of the federal project is a reminder of the benefits of fair and open competition, free from anti-competitive and costly union-favoring project labor agreement (PLA) mandates. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com readers […]

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ABC Western Pennsylvania President’s Letter Blasts Labor Boss’ Tired Pro-Project Labor Agreement Op-Ed

0 October 14, 2015  Featured, Federal Construction, State & Local Construction, Transportation & Infrastructure

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On Sunday, The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette published a strong #NoPLAs letter to the editor by ABC Western Pennsylvania President Pete Gum in response to a pro-project labor agreement (PLA) op-ed submitted by Dennis Martire, vice president and Mid-Atlantic regional manager of the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA): Government-mandated project labor agreements are anti-competitive and costly […]

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West Jefferson Hills School Board Members Who Support a 15% Cost Increase

10 October 7, 2015  Featured, School Construction, State & Local Construction

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Carolyn Bourgeois Email Darlene Schreiber Email John Hosmer Email Dr. David Graham Email Anna Louise Lilley Email Anthony M. Angotti Email Alan J. Caponi Email PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENT (PLA) MANDATES ARE BAD FOR THE WEST JEFFERSON HILLS SCHOOL DISTRICT. How PLAs Increase Costs PLA Mandates INCREASE Project Costs – studies show these mandates increase school construction […]

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