Carson DeLarue

Director of Governmental Relations

Associated Builders and Contractors - Louisiana



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ABC Action is an advanced advocacy tool that enables users to become a vital part of the ABC grassroots advocacy efforts and further the merit shop philosophy.


What does Associated Builders & Contractors do for your company?

  • Represent members at local, State, & Federal government meetings, hearings, press conferences and other forums
  • Educate the community about legislation, candidates, and elections
  • Ignite grassroots efforts (letter campaigns, phone calls, legislative visits) to support critical issues
  • ABC Merit PAC fundraising to support Merit Shop, Free Enterprise construction-friendly political candidates

State Issues

  • Public Bid Law & Construction 
  • Education
  • Employee Relations
  • Taxation & Fiscal Policy
  • Business & Labor 

Where do you come in?

  • As a member constituent, you have a vital role to play in the legislative process.  When you take the time to write, call, or visit our elected officials in-person, they listen and take what you say into consideration.  Your story can change their view on the issues that affect you, your employees, and your community.

So get involved! 

  • Click the ABC Action button on the left of this page to get advocacy updates and action alerts from ABC National.  If you have concerns about current legislation or proposed laws, please contact Carson DeLarue our Director of Governmental Relations, at 337.739.8297 


  • Click the button above to learn how to register to vote, where to vote and more election information. 





Click below for a conversation with Congressman Garret Graves and ABC Louisiana