Be informed on issues affecting our industry. NECA prepares position statements on important issues in order to educate our members and the public on legislation vital to our industry. To read NECA's position on an issue, click on the topic or legislation listed below.
The U.S. electrical construction industry is valued at over $130 billion annually, made up of over 70,000 electrical contracting firms employing over 650,000 electrical workers. A robust investment in our nation’s infrastructure is essential to keeping NECA’s electrical contractors in business, their employees working, and ensuring a sound economy. View Issues »
NECA contractors know that employees are a key to their success, which is why our electrical contractors invest in the nation’s most comprehensive training and apprenticeship programs, compensate our skilled workforce accordingly, and provide quality health care and retirement benefits. The result is the most skilled and most productive electricians in the nation. View Issues »
Our country’s energy policy and economy is continually evolving. NECA supports a responsible and comprehensive energy strategy that opens opportunities for all forms of energy and opportunities for electrical contractors. View Issues »
Issues governing federal contracting and procurement procedures for electrical contractors are constantly up for reconsideration. NECA works to ensure federal procurement reform is done in a manner that takes into account the many complex challenges electrical contractors face during the bidding and construction phases. View Issues »
Comprehensive tax reform that includes significant changes to both the individual and corporate tax rates must be tackled as soon as possible to propel economic growth and make America more competitive. View Issues »