Tag: video

  • Video Next Step in Emphasizing Role of Aggregates

    “The success of the aggregates industry and the success of our nation are undeniably linked,” said Mike Johnson, president and CEO of the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA), to its board of directors when he previewed the association’s effort to promote the industry via an informational video. The three-minute spot, entitled “If the…

    Posted 10/13/14 at 5:53 PM

  • NSSGA/NAPA Fly-In Paves The Way To The Future

    The NSSGA/NAPA “Paving The Way To The Future” Fly-In held Sept. 9-10 in Washington, D.C. attracted more than 100 individuals from the highway construction materials industries. Attendees heard from a high-level panel of House and Senate transportation staffers on plans to advance surface transportation reauthorization, as well as from Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., who wrote…

    Posted 9/17/14 at 9:04 PM

  • ALAN PARKS TESTIFIES BEFORE CONGRESS REGARDING “WATERS OF THE UNITED STATES”

    The House Small Business Committee has scheduled a full committee hearing today focused on the small business impacts of the rule proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regulating “Waters of the United States.” Alan Parks, vice president, Memphis Stone & Gravel Company, Memphis, Tennessee, will testify on behalf of NSSGA and share his company’s…

    Posted 5/29/14 at 4:15 PM

  • THREE FORMER DOT SECRETARIES CONTEND GRASSROOTS ACTION KEY TO REAUTHORIZATION

    Former U.S. Department of Transportation Secretaries Ray LaHood, Norm Mineta and Mary Peters spoke to NSSGA members at the General Session of NSSGA’s Annual Convention on March 6. NSSGA President Mike Johnson noted that Americans had a Democrat who worked for a Republican president (Mineta), a Republican who worked for a Democratic president (LaHood) and…

    Posted 3/12/14 at 4:20 PM

  • The Crumbling of America

    Posted 3/10/14 at 2:25 PM

  • NSSGA UNVEILS ‘ROCKS BUILD AMERICA’ STRATEGIC PLAN

    Aggressive Industry Plan Targeted at Rebuilding America’s Crumbling Transportation Infrastructure, Creating Jobs, Driving Economic Growth

    Posted 3/6/14 at 8:34 PM

  • News You Can Use Episode 5

    Again, we urge you to “Drive It Home” and meet with your members of congress. As the association turns a new page in the future of NSSGA, Gus Edwards bids farewell and hands the torch to the new president and CEO Mike Johnson.

    Posted 8/1/13 at 8:17 PM

  • News You Can Use 4th of July 2013

    This July, NSSGA celebrates the nation’s independence and our freedom of movement, thanks to its transportation infrastructure in the latest edition of “News You Can Use.”  Click the link to learn more!

    Posted 7/10/13 at 4:04 PM

  • News You Can Use from the 2013 TCC Fly-In

    Don’t forget to send your feedback from your meetings to NSSGA.   This information is critical to NSSGA’s lobbying efforts on behalf of the industry and earns you points towards NSSGA’s 2013 grassroots activist awards.  Winners receive an award as well as $1,000.  To learn more about NSSGA’s Aggregates In Action “Growing Forward” grassroots program…

    Posted 7/3/13 at 3:29 PM