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How to thank this veteran (and others): Support prevailing wage

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 8:33pm Written by dgarcia

It's in the state's best interest to attract veterans such as Matt into the skilled trades, where there is a shortage of workers today. But without prevailing wage policies, the job will be a lot less attractive — in fact, many skilled-trades workers, including veterans, won't enter the profession, or will go to another state. 

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Attacks On Prevailing Wage Laws Disproportionally Hurt Veterans

Monday, May 23, 2016 - 2:59pm Written by dgarcia

first-of-its-kind study released on May 10, 2016 finds that prevailing wage greatly improves economic outcomes for veterans and that growing attacks on prevailing wage at the state level will disproportionally hurt the hundreds of thousands post-9/11 veterans who are returning to the workforce.

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Local Carpenters Volunteer in Home Construction for Wounded Soldier

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 12:00am Written by admin


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