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P&Q Roundtable attendees are largely optimistic about the new tax law but they have serious questions about how it affects Congress’ ability to pass something meaningful on infrastructure. Photo: iStock.com/ Ron and Patty Thomas

What the Election Day results probably mean for the aggregate industry

November 12, 2018By

Now that the House is in the hands of Democrats and the Senate is in Republican control, can our Congress come to terms on major legislative issues like infrastructure?

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Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Alabama)

Addressing America’s workforce training issue

September 25, 2018By

Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Alabama) visited with the industry at the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s Legislative & Policy Forum, stressing the need for new approaches to workforce training.

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NSSGA develops award for infrastructure champions

August 23, 2018By

Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania) will receive the inaugural award from the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA).

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Why Martin Marietta is optimistic about the months to come

February 13, 2018By

Coming off a record-setting 2017, the fundamental drivers for additional growth at Martin Marietta remain in play according to Ward Nye.

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The six principles of Trump’s infrastructure plan

February 12, 2018By

President Trump unveiled his legislative goals Monday to rebuild the nation’s crumbling infrastructure with a six-point plan.

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MSHA’s transitions through the Trump Administration

January 8, 2018By and

A number of issues occupied the attention of the mining industry in 2017. Most of these issues arose as a result of the new administration in Washington.

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Tax reform bill takes center stage

Tax reform bill takes center stage

November 3, 2017By

The House of Representatives introduced a reform bill that will overhaul the tax system. Learn more about the bill introduced.

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EPA administrator, Interior secretary visit with industry

September 26, 2017By

The administrator of the U.S. EPA and the secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior appeared at NSSGA’s inaugural Legislative & Policy Forum this week. Find out what they had to say.

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