Of Narrow Misses and Near Escapes:

Despite a Rash of Bad Bills, Legislators Make the Right Decisions to Move Maryland Forward 2016 Legislative Wrap-Up The merit shop construction industry, and business-forward legislators, worked hard to ensure … Read More

‘Let Me See Your Credentials’

Foundation for Fair Contracting Has a Knack for Getting Contractors to Turn Over Private Records Invariably, on most busy construction job sites, you will have people occasionally wander onto the … Read More

Prevailing Wage Reform, In the Wrong Direction

With spending inefficiencies, cost overruns, and other financial headaches on public construction projects, it’s clear that Maryland needs to rein in onerous laws that increase the costs of public construction. … Read More

Maryland as a Right-to-Work State?

Imagine if the ‘Free State’ were free when it comes to union representation. Earlier this month, the West Virginia Legislature voted to override Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s veto of the … Read More

Apprenticeship Tax Credit

Legislation will provide much-needed incentive to employers This week, Senator Nancy King (R-39) introduced legislation, Senate Bill 273, which would allow small businesses to receive tax credits for every employee … Read More