Government Affairs

NECA Your Advocate

NECA is your voice on Capitol Hill. For more than 100 years, NECA has worked to advance legislation and regulatory policies that impact your opportunity and ability to operate efficiently, profitably and in the best interest of your electrical construction customers.  Nationally, 4,000 NECA Contractor Companies, strong.


NECA Supports Solar Jobs and Oppose Increased Tariffs

NECA Supports Small Business Payment for Performance Act

NECA Supports Fundamental Tax Reform

NECA Urges Congress to Repeal the Cadillac Tax

NECA Supports an Innovative Composite Plan Design for Multiemployer Pension Plans

NECA on the Hill and Before Congress

  • NECA Member Testifies for House Small Business Committee on Change Orders
  • Contractor and Former NECA President Rex Ferry testifies at a congressional hearing on energy modernization and infrastructure expansion


NECA successively co-sponsored industry legislation (AB 626), regarding change order and extra work claims, to ensure a process that was fair and allowed contractors a path to initiate payment for that work

NECA’s 2018 Primary Endorsements