Looking Out For You

Fighting for You at Home

Carolinas AGC interacts with many levels of governmental and regulatory entities on members' behalf. Our involvement includes:

  • Monitoring and affecting the outcome of proposed legislation in the state legislatures with our members' businesses in mind
  • Working with the state labor departments for reasonable safety regulations
  • Keeping close relations with municipal and county officials concerning mutual interests
  • Working with the public schools and community colleges to make sure these government entities provide opportunities for a well-trained work force
  • In addition, CAGC helps back up similar federal efforts for the Carolinas in conjunction with National AGC.

Fighting for You in Washington

AGC is committed to addressing the legislative priorities facing the commercial construction industry and growing the construction economy.  AGC’s Legislative Action Committee sets the associations legislative priorities and serves as its regulatory clearinghouse while ensuring that AGC members have a voice in drafting AGC’s policy agenda.  - See more at: https://www.agc.org/industry-priorities/advocacy/take-action#sthash.KSRycSFw.dpuf

AGC is committed to addressing the legislative priorities facing the commercial construction industry and growing the construction economy.  AGC’s Legislative Action Committee sets the associations legislative priorities and serves as its regulatory clearinghouse while ensuring that AGC members have a voice in drafting AGC’s policy agenda.  - See more at: https://www.agc.org/industry-priorities/advocacy/take-action#sthash.KSRycSFw.dpuf

Getting You Involved

Each year CAGC provides the opportunity to meet with legislators and become more knowledgeable about our legislative process and how it affects your business. Together, we are a strong voice for the industry. Please join us for the Legislative Days at both state houses!

SC Legislative Day
Coming in January 2016

NC Legislative Day
Coming in March 2016

Your Advocates

Betsy Bailey
NC Building Div.
  (919)781-3270 x5725
Betsy Bailey Photo

Berry Jenkins
NC Highway-Heavy Div.
(919)781-3270 x5723
Berry Jenkins Photo

Leslie B. Clark
SC Bldg. & Hwy Div.
(803)799-5380 x5515
Leslie Hope Photo

Allen Gray
NC/SC Gov't Rel.
(704)372-1450 x5231
Allen Gray Photo
Dave Simpson
CAGC President & CEO
  (919)900-4239
Betsy Bailey Photo

Members Say It Best

Testimonial about CAGC Legislative DayAttending CAGC's Legislative Day reaffirmed how important our organization is to the construction industry. We help shape laws that will foster and improve our industry... Thank you CAGC lobbyists for all your hard efforts. As members of the organization, we need to show our support and stay involved in CAGC's Legislative efforts to continue having win-win outcomes.

Ken G.
T. A. Loving Company