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Alaska drops statewide preferential hire for public jobs

...make it work."The effects of the change are likely to have minimal effect, said John MacKinnon, executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska, a trade association. He said less than 10 percent of all construction in the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-08-17/alaska-drops-statewide-preferential-hir
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Official: Construction activity slows down statewide

...building construction is even steeper - between 20 percent and 30 percent, said John McKinnon, the executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska. But construction on roads, bridges, airports appears to be about the same as...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072909/sta_472293144.shtml
Native voters, corporations provide key Murkowski support

...Angoon. "The Native corporations got together and kicked off that effort," said John MacKinnon, executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska. MacKinnon said his members were shocked Murkowski had lost in the primary, but...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110910/loc_733437320.shtml
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Disctrict helps Alaska kids get construction jobs

...a shortage of construction workers plagued the industry. This prompted Richard Cattanach, former executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska, to go on a crusade to fill the need and find a path for those wayward students...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040510/sta_602262615.shtml
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Alaska Digest

...sector but the number of skilled workers may not keep up, industry officials warn. Richard Cattanach, executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska, addressed the Kenai Chamber of Commerce last week. AGC is a trade organization...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061505/sta_20050615016.shtml
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Labor shortage expected to worsen

...to meet the industry's employment needs forecast by state labor economists, said Dick Cattanach, executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020205/sta_20050202009.shtml
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Students fight for more UA funds

...realize what a good education you can get from the University of Alaska." Lissa Robertson, government relations director of the Associated Students at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, will tell lawmakers her story as a California high school student...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020501/Loc_UAfunds.html
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Point Thomson settlement agreement questioned, defended

...Exxon's decision to rely heavily on Alaska firms to develop Point Thomson was praised by John MacKinnon, executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska.He said that Exxon had committed to Alaska hire on the project, and were doing...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-06-13/point-thomson-settlement-agreement-ques
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Session ended well for Juneau

...to construction. A state construction budget of $2 billion is staggering, said Dick Cattanach, executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska, based in Anchorage. "Our labor force is tight right now," Cattanach said...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051406/loc_20060514020.shtml
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AlaskaDigest

...largest contractors' organization said. That's not as bad as it sounds, though. Richard Cattanach, executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska, said the drop comes after three of the state's busiest construction years...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082903/sta_akdigest.shtml
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