NECA Legislative Top Three 9/25/20: NECA-Supported Apprenticeship Act Moves Forward in House

1. National Apprenticeship Act of 2020 Goes Through Markup    On September 24th, the House Education and Labor Committee held a legislative markup of the National Appren. . . read more

Chairman’s Challenge: Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter Hosts Vice President Mike Pence and Rep. Fred Keller

On September 1, Kuharchik Construction of NECA’s Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter hosted Vice President Mike Pence and Rep. Fred Keller (R-Pa.). . . read more

NECAPAC Update 9/25/20

Special thanks to Vincent Real of Big State Electric and Thomas Peterson of Parson Associates for joining the Political Leadership Council!    Congratulations to Jim McGl. . . read more

NECA Legislative Top Three 9/18/20: NECA Joins Call for Streamlined PPP Forgiveness

1. NECA Urges Support for Bill to Streamline PPP Forgiveness    This week, NECA joined a large coalition and sent a letter to House and Senate leader. . . read more

Chairman’s Challenge: Michigan Chapter Meets Rep. Tim Walberg

On September 14, Rob Turner of NECA’s Michigan Chapter met with Rep. Tim Walberg (R-Mich.). . . read more

NECAPAC Update 9/18/20

Special thanks to James Bane of MonValley Electric, Eric Nixon of Maron Electric Company, and Jerry Hayes of United Electric Company for renewing their PLC membersh. . . read more

NECA Legislative Top Three 9/11/20: NECA Pushing for Phase IV COVID Relief and Government Funding

1. COVID Relief Bill Fails in the Senate    On September 8, the Senate returned from the district work period and Senate Republican Leadership introduced a new COVI. . . read more

NECAPAC Update 9/11/20

Congratulations to Ken Larson of Belknap Electric for joining the Political Leadership Council!    Special thanks to Jody Shea of Quanta Electric, Stefan Lopata of K. . . read more

NECA Legislative Top Story 9/4/20: NECA Issues Guidance for Contractors on Payroll Tax Deferral

IRS Releases Payroll Tax Deferral Guidance; NECA Releases Legal Guidance    In case you missed it, NECA released an alert on the Payroll Tax Def. . . read more

NECAPAC Update 9/4/20

Special thanks to Tim Whicker of Electric Plus Inc., Wes Anderson of Anderson Electric, and Tom Morton of LLD Electric Company for renewing their PLC memberships!   . . . read more

NECA Legislative Top Three 8/28/20: NECA Monitoring Updates to Telework and Retirement Plan Policies

1. U.S. Department of Labor Releases Guidance on Telework Policies     On August 24, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released a Federal Assistance Bulletin regarding emplo. . . read more

Chairman’s Challenge: Mahoning Valley Chapter Meets Rep. Bill Johnson

On August 20, members of NECA’s Mahoning Valley Chapter met with Rep. Bill Johnson (R-Ohio). . . read more

NECAPAC Update 8/28/20

Special thanks to Mike Holmes of Holmes Electric Co., Richard Jamerson of Jamerson & Bauwens Inc., and Mark Walter of Christenson Electric for renewing their PLC mem. . . read more

NECA Legislative Top Three 8/21/20: NECA Urges Resumption of Phase IV Relief Negotiations

1. House Reconvenes for USPS Vote    Earlier this week, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi recalled members of Congress to Washington, D.C., where the chamber is . . . read more

Chairman’s Challenge: St. Louis Chapter Meets Rep. Jason Smith

On August 17, Danny Miller of NECA’s St. Louis Chapter met with Rep. Jason Smith (R-Mo.). . . read more