MINNEAPOLIS – Explore the Trades, a program of the Nexstar Legacy Foundation, is running a photo contest that highlights why people in the trades should be proud of their careers! Weekly winners are awarded a $50 Amazon Gift card. The contest runs through Sept. 30.
The AHR Expo this year in Chicago was a large and successful show with 61,000 attendees and 480,000-sq.ft. of exhibit space. By comparison, ISH drew 198,000 attendees to see exhibits spread out over nine buildings and 2.8 million square feet....More
This week (7/20), The House approved separate bills to block parts of a pending Environmental Protection Agency rule on coal ash, put the Food and Drug Administration in charge of labeling standards for genetically-modified foods and withhold federal law enforcement funds from state and local governments that are deemed “sanctuary” areas. The Senate debated and had several votes on legislation replenishing the Highway Trust Fund (the “highway bill”)....More