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May 31,2013

A $2.7 billion state bond package that would have financed expansion projects at more than a half-dozen universities in Texas died on the final...

May 31,2013

The Minnesota Legislature approved tax breaks worth $250 million for a $1.5 billion project that would double the size of the Mall of America in...

May 28,2013

The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) are asking Congress to enact...

May 27,2013

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) filed a bill in May that would require prime contractors that bid on federal construction projects over $1 million...

May 27,2013

The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety says that Maryland citizens will be safer due to legislation passed by the legislature and...

May 23,2013

Are federal design-build contract laws unfair to small firms? AIA thinks so, citing an interesting fact: an architecture firm spends a median of $...

April 24,2013

The Senate’s bipartisan immigration reform proposal will provide interim legal status to some 11 million undocumented people.

April 24,2013

North Carolina lawmakers have introduced state legislation that would restrict the use of national green building rating programs, including LEED...

April 17,2013

The U.S. Army submitted a $129.7 billion budget for fiscal year 2014, $2.3 billion of which is allocated for military construction, army family...

March 27,2013

A Florida House bill that says state agencies should decide on a project-by-project basis which green certification standards are used on state...