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Fri 04/21/2017 @ 03:37
On April 21, ABC sent a letter to Elaine Chao, the U.S. Department of Transportation secretary, inquiring about the status of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s policies on government-mandated project labor agreements (PLAs).
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Wed 04/05/2017 @ 02:04
ABC sent a letter to the members of the Senate April 5 urging them to to vote YES on cloture to prevent a partisan filibuster and ensure that the Senate has the opportunity to vote on Judge Gorsuch’s nomination. With a strong record of judicial integrity and respect for the Constitution, Judge Gorsuch is an exceptional choice to serve on the Supreme Court, and we applaud the Trump administration for his nomination. ABC strongly supports Judge Neil Gorsuch of the 10th Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals, who has been nominated to serve as an associate justice of the Supreme Court.
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Tue 04/04/2017 @ 09:59
ABC sent a letter to members of the Senate Judiciary Committee April 3 urging them to swiftly approve the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. With a strong record of judicial integrity and respect for the Constitution, Judge Gorsuch is an exceptional choice to serve on the Supreme Court, and we applaud the Trump administration for his nomination. ABC strongly supports Judge Neil Gorsuch of the 10th Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals, who has been nominated to serve as an associate justice of the Supreme Court.
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Tue 04/04/2017 @ 09:57
ABC joined the undersigned organizations in recognizing that the current health care system of this country under the ACA is not working and is in need of serious and deep reforms. ABC and the undersigned organizations support the legislation which has passed through the House’s three committees as it attempts to address these problems through many provisions including those which alleviate burdens and reduce taxes on employers and others who operate within the health care sectors. 
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Thu 03/23/2017 @ 09:44
ABC sent a letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives March 22 urging them to support H.R. 1101. the Small Business Health Fairness Act (H.R. 1101), which would allow small businesses access to quality, affordable health care coverage through Association Health Plans (AHPs). The Small Business Health Fairness Act, will ensure that small businesses receive the affordable, high-quality health care coverage they both need and deserve. ABC urges members to vote “yes” on H.R. 1101, and will consider this a KEY VOTE for our 115th Congressional Scorecard.
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