"Gov. Huckabee's leadership on this issue will benefit the taxpayers who fund state projects, as well as the contractors and workers who build our communities," said Roden. "Maintaining competition is critical to ensuring that taxpayers receive value for their tax dollars."
This executive order ensures that Arkansas' partially or fully funded construction projects will continue to be managed in the spirit of free-market competition, Roden said.
ABC is a national association representing 23,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms in 79 chapters across the United States.
For more information, go to www.abc.org.
Publication date: 11/21/2005