Richard Lombardo

Contractor: Obama Project Labor Agreement Preference Hurts Construction Industry

0 May 12, 2010  Federal Construction, Uncategorized

The Philadelphia Inquirer published an Op-Ed by ABC member Richard Lombardo, president and CEO of Harkins Builders, a general contractor with offices in Pennsylvania and Maryland, about the the April 13 final rule implementing President Obama’s pro-project labor agreement (PLA) Executive Order 13502 that encourages federal agencies to steer lucrative federal construction contracts to union-signatory construction companies (“Ruling […]