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Prevailing Wage

Video: Indiana GOP Leader Admits Repealing Prevailing Wage ‘Hasn’t Saved a Penny’

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 10:55am Written by admin

“We got rid of prevailing wage and so far it hasn’t saved a penny,” Soliday says during the question and answer session last week hosted by the Wisconsin Transportation Development Association in Milwaukee. 

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National Poll: Most Voters Support Prevailing Wage on Public Infrastructure Projects

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 3:34pm Written by admin

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Gary Wetzel: Repealing Wisconsin's prevailing wage law would hurt veterans

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 10:09am Written by admin

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Construction Wage Rollback Bill Lands in Senate

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 2:52pm Written by admin

By Tyrone Richardson
January 25, 2017

Construction businesses would be allowed to trim wages on federally funded infrastructure projects under a bill Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) introduced Jan. 24, he said during a Senate hearing.

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Union members say lawmakers launching ‘attack on the working people’

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 4:19pm Written by admin



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Kentucky Republicans Pass Right-To-Work, Dropping The Hammer On Unions

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 4:02pm Written by admin

In a major setback for labor, the GOP also repealed the state’s prevailing wage law.

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House Republicans strike down prevailing wage law

Friday, January 6, 2017 - 9:46am Written by admin

House Republicans passed a bill out of committee Wednesday striking down the prevailing-wage law, which requires workers be paid average benefits and wages on public construction projects.

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Opinion: How prevailing-wage laws help veterans

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 9:11am Written by admin

Chicago Sun Times

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Veterans In Construction Will Want To Save Prevailing Wage Law

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 10:07am Written by admin
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EXCLUSIVE: Attorney General’s office recovers nearly $5.7M in owed pay for New York low-wage workers

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 3:39pm Written by admin

ALBANY — State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office recovered nearly $5.7 million in owed pay and damages for more than 3,300 low-wage workers since last Labor Day, the Daily News has learned.

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