Archive for 'Project Labor Agreements'
The Associated Builders and Contractors (www.ABC.org) strongly opposes union-only project labor agreements (PLAs) on public construction projects, as does Pennsylvanians for Right to Work. Union-only PLAs drive up the cost of construction by reducing competition for the work and effectively exclude merit shop contractors from working on projects paid for by their own tax dollars. Click here to continue reading [...]Full Story
The Southeast Pennsylvania Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors has issued a call to action on Project Labor Agreements! Jeff Zeh, President and CEO of SEABC, issued this Action Alert: Last Friday, February 6, President Obama issued an executive order encouraging the federal government to require wasteful and discriminatory union-only project labor agreements (PLA’s) [...]Full Story