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ASA Awards Deadline is December 31st!

ASA Awards Deadline is December 31st! ASA Awards program is an incredible opportunity to shine a light on your company or another company in your area! Awards available include: ASA Certificate of Excellence in Ethics ASA National Construction Best Practices Awards President’s Award Subcontractor Federal and State Advocate Awards Attorney’s Council Awards John H. Hampshire…

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ASA Sponsor Billd Presents, “Modern Bidding Strategies: Learn from the Contractor Who Wins 55.5% of Bids”

ASA Sponsor Billd Presents, “Modern Bidding Strategies: Learn from the Contractor Who Wins 55.5% of Bids” ASA Gold Sponsor, Billd, will be offering the upcoming presentation, “Modern Bidding Strategies: Learn from the Contractor Who Wins 55.5% of Bids”, on December 7th, 2022. During this presentation, we’re tapping into the expertise of contracting executives across the…

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Upcoming Webinar: U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of the National Ombudsman Overview

Click Here to Register for this Webinar Today! Upcoming Webinar: “U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of the National Ombudsman Overview” ASA invites you to join us for the upcoming webinar, “U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of the National Ambudsman Overview”, on December 14th, 2022 at Noon Eastern.  This webinar will be presented by John Kelly,…

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SUBExcel Registration is OPEN!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SUBEXCEL! SUBExcel Registration is OPEN! All of us at ASA are thrilled to announce that registration for SUBExcel 2023 is OPEN!  Everything is bigger in Texas, and SUBExcel will be bigger and better than ever!  We will have exciting new speakers, fun new networking events, and so much more.  If…

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This Week in Congress

This Week in Congress This week, Congress returned for their lame duck session with both chambers holding leadership elections.  The formal vote for speaker will occur on January 3, 2023.  The Senate voted on legislation providing federal recognition of same-sex marriages.  Both chambers began finalizing the FY23 budget, along with considering a deal to suspend…

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The Control of Congress and the Lame Duck Session

The Control of Congress and the Lame Duck Session A number of key congressional races remain uncalled, and it will take several more days to know the balance of power as officials count mail-in ballots in dozens of close races, with some results subject to recounts and court challenges.  As of now, the Republicans have…

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The Looming Debt Ceiling Debate

The Looming Debt Ceiling Debate Democrats have discussed addressing the debt ceiling in the lame-duck session to forestall any risk that a Republican controlled House will use it as leverage to demand cuts to mandatory spending programs like Medicare, potentially provoking a financial crisis in the latter half of 2023. House Speaker Pelosi said she…

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This Week in Congress

This Week in Congress Congress is not in session and will return on November 14, 2022. Return to the ASAToday page to read more articles.

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The 2022 Pending Election Results

The 2022 Pending Election Results Republicans advanced toward control of the House, but by smaller margins than forecasted and Democrats gained a Senate seat in Pennsylvania, as voters delivered a mixed verdict in an election shaped by concerns about inflation and divisions on cultural and social issues.  Some of the targeted Republican races suggested that…

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In Memoriam: Lance Ross

In Memoriam: Lance Ross Announcement of the death of Lance Ross Executive Vice President of Kent Companies [DALLAS, TX] – With deep sadness, we share the loss of Executive Vice President Lance Ross, who passed away on November 1, 2022. Lance Ross was a friend, mentor, and incredible leader to many. We hold his wife…

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