Call To Action: COVID Relief Bill
As Congress reconvenes for the last few legislative days before the end of the year, it is critical that it pass a targeted COVID relief bill. CLICK HERE TO URGE CONGRESS TO PASS ANOTHER COVID RELIEF BILL Despite being declared essential in many states, the ready mixed concrete and construction materials industry has been hit...
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SC Legislative Update – 11/19/20
State Funding Update The Board of Economic Advisors (BEA) recently met to update the state’s General Fund forecast for this fiscal year and release the preliminary estimate for the 2021-2022 fiscal year. Based on sales, tax, and employment data, forecasters outlined the following assumptions: South Carolina has recovered 70 percent of job losses since the...
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SC Legislative Wrap Up – 2020 Successes
2020 SC Victories and Legislative Wrap Up   Successes for the slide Business License Reform Workforce Development/ fully operational Be Pro Be Proud Program (Launched in September) Fully funded UI Trust Fund for any covid layoffs and keeping all UI rates stable for 2021 for any covid layoffs Inclusion in all Executive Orders during Covid...
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NC Legislative Wrap Up – 2020 Successes
CRMCA Legislative Wrap Up & Successes   November 9, 2020  This year has been filled with many new challenges for businesses, communities, and individuals  across the globe. The COVID-19 pandemic quickly became the primary focus of North Carolina  lawmakers and other state officials, with policy decisions impacting stakeholders constantly being  considered. We navigated through the unique...
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NC Election Update – 11/4/20
NC Election Update November 4, 2020 By Lexi Arthur North Carolina has been in the national spotlight as one of the most important states to determine the outcome of the overall Congressional and Presidential elections. For that reason, Trump, Pence, Biden, Harris, and their families were campaigning across NC up until the final election day....
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