TAG: Trump administration

Government Affairs: Get ready for the labor shortage coming

March 7, 2017By

  As the Trump Administration moves into its second month, it’s becoming clear that the administration’s policies are going to create labor shortages in the landscape contracting industry this summer. While some (including me) thought Trump might not implement some of the more draconian policies he espoused during the campaign, he is demonstrating that his campaign promises should be taken... read more

Government Affairs: Trump’s first few weeks

February 7, 2017By

  We are a few weeks into the Trump administration, and we’re getting a glimpse of how this presidency might impact (or not) the landscape contracting industry in three major areas: immigration reform, guest-worker programs and regulations. Immigration Reform It’s clear comprehensive immigration reform (like the bill that passed the Senate but stalled in the House in 2013) will be... read more