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Are you feeling lucky? ASA Advocacy Fundraiser Extended

          Happy Tuesday! I’m reaching out this morning to let you know that our advocacy fundraiser has been extended to close of business this Friday, December 8th. Your contribution of $50 or more to our “Copper Club” fund supports ASA’s legislative and industry advocacy efforts, allowing the association to monitor and […]

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Your advocacy contribution could take you to LAS VEGAS!!

  Football season already has fans wagering and wondering which NFL teams will make it to the “Big Game” on Sunday, February 4th. You know “what game,” we just can’t say “the name ” because of insane copyright security (and enforcement) … but there will only be two teams left in this “bowl” to battle for bragging rights as 2018 champs. […]

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AZ ROC Participates in National Effort to Curb Unlicensed Activity and Educate Public

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wed., June 28, 2017 CONTACT: Jeff Wills, Chief of Investigations | Assistant Director, Compliance 602.771.6891 PHOENIX – On Fri., June 16, 2017, the Arizona Registrar of Contractors (AZ ROC) concluded a two-week, statewide enforcement effort targeting unlicensed entities performing contracting work and educating property owners about the importance of hiring only licensed […]

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ASA Needs YOU at the Capitol Today!

Today is the day!  Senator Karen Fann will address the Arizona State Senate on the importance of pursuing proportional liability in construction contracts to LEVEL THE PLAYING FIELD  for all members of the construction team. We need YOU to be there with us – ASA and Arizonans for Fair Contracting – in the gallery of the […]

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Associations Call on FHWA to Include Surety Bond Requirements for P3s

ASA joined The Surety & Fidelity Association of America and the National Association of Surety Bond Producers in calling on the Federal Highway Administration to include in its proposed rule related to the construction manager/general contractor method of contracting that surety bonds be provided on projects financed through public-private partnership agreements. The three associations recommended […]

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State Legislatures Continue to Act on Construction Bills

State Legislatures Continue to Act on Construction Bills With only four state legislatures in regular session, two states in special session and two states in extended session, governors continue to approve laws that impact construction subcontractors, specialty trade contractors, and suppliers. The following are just a few of the laws recently enacted: Connecticut: S1502, the […]

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