In one of the alltime great similes PHCCNational Director of Government Relations Mark Riso said that legislation is like when you order a cheeseburger and regulation is what you get when your meal comes out of the kitchen CONTRACTOR photo

In one of the all-time great similes, PHCC-National Director of Government Relations Mark Riso said that legislation is like when you order a cheeseburger and regulation is what you get when your meal comes out of the kitchen.

Contractors victorious at PHCC Legislative Conference

The Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 is a grant program to the states that helps fund career and technical education. The contractors were looking to pick up allies in Congress to push regulators into giving industry a voice in regulations. The contractors fanned out across Capital Hill where they met little resistance from either Republicans or Democrats. It was more a matter of who really “got it” and how enthusiastic they were.  

WASHINGTON — Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) was cheered when he told members of Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors – National Association meeting here that he is a plumber (Mullin Plumbing, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma). The reason he ran for Congress, Mullin told the plumbing contractors at their annual Legislative Conference in late May, was that he realized that the government was a bigger problem for his company than his competitors were.

The plumbing contractors were here,

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