AGC’s Government Affairs department represents our members' interests, helps to expand construction markets and reduce business costs.
Advocacy at all levels
Through credible and expert advocacy at all levels of government, AGC ensures that legislators and regulators understand the impacts of policies on construction businesses. AGC facilitates the involvement of our members in government affairs, providing a powerful and respected voice in the policy-making process.
AGC of Washington provides a wide range of opportunities to our members
AGC’s Action Alert System is an easy way to contact your state legislators. Sign up today by clicking here. AGC will occasionally send Action Alerts to members at key points in the legislative process and, with just a few mouse clicks, you can influence legislators on issues important to your business. The more AGC members who participate, the greater our impact.
If your business is experiencing difficulty with bureaucracy in a government agency, AGC’s legislative staff can help. Call AGC’s Legislative Office at 360.352.5000.
A compelling point to make to policymakers and others is the very significant impact of the construction industry on the state economy. Click here for a handy quick-reference card based on the University of Washington’s most recent construction-industry economic-impact study.
Click here to see our 2019 legislative priorities as approved by AGC’s Board of Trustees.
Click here to see how often your legislator supported AGC’s policy positions via our LEGISLATIVE SCORECARD page.