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Lookout for Mondays!

Watch out at work on Mondays, according to the annual report on nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses by the Bureau of Labor Statistics released on December 16. 62 more words

Dennis Gallagher

State Of The Union Expected To Set Tone For 2016 Elections

DETROIT (WWJ) – President Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union message to the nation Tuesday at 9 o’clock – in an address expected to serve as a tone-setter for the 2016 election campaign. 335 more words


GOP Lawmakers: Repeal Of Prevailing Wage Law Is Priority

By DAVID EGGERT/Associated Press

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Majority Republicans in the Legislature announced Thursday that repealing Michigan’s law guaranteeing union-level wages on public works projects is a priority in the new two-year session, reviving legislation that does not interest GOP Gov. 400 more words


Another banner year for Prevailing Wage and some farewells.

The Prevailing Wage Division has had a very productive year, as we wrap up 2014 we also say farewell to two dedicated long time co-workers who retired from this section of the Auditor’s Office. 117 more words

Dennis Gallagher

The Hidden Costs of Accepting Government Money

There are often strings attached to taking government money that must be considered before accepting such money. Some of the gotchas include having to comply with prevailing wage rules, environmental reviews and Historical Preservation Act rules. 794 more words

Regulation - What Is It Good For?

Coming Attractions - 15 December 2014

If I don’t see you tomorrow, Happy Consualia. Why is Consualia important?? It was the feast chosen for the “Rape of the Sabine Women.” If that didn’t happen, Rubens never would have painted his painting. 308 more words