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Diesel, Lumber, And Staffing News – March 6, 2018

      National Average Price Per Gallon: $2.992   Some analysts are worried that Trump’s steel tariffs will disrupt the United States’ oil industry. Oil producers have already faced challenges in laying enough steel pipelines to accommodate booming oil production. According to Colton Bean, director of equity research at Tudor, Pickering, Holt and Co.Bean, …

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Tax Credit Change Threatens Historic Buildings

President Trump’s tax law sent shock waves through the U.S. economy. It impacted every major industry, including manufacturing, transportation, and construction. One part of the law has left some construction firms and property owners worried. That’s because it weakened an incentive program that has spurred property developments worth billions, and created millions of jobs. The …

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Diesel, Lumber, And Staffing News – February 27, 2018

      National Average Price Per Gallon: $3.007   The International Energy Agency (IEA) has again affirmed that oil production in the United States will overtake Russia’s. The agency is predicting that the U.S. will become the world’s biggest oil producer by 2019 “at the latest.” U.S. oil is increasingly being exported to big …

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Diesel, Lumber, And Staffing News – February 21, 2018

      National Average Price Per Gallon: $3.027   President Trump is eyeing a hike in the gas tax as a way to pay for his $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan. According to Senator Tom Carper (D-Del.), the president proposed raising the gas tax “repeatedly” during a bipartisan meeting last week. Conservative group Freedom Partners …

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