About 100 Immigrant workers on June 16 walked off their jobs at a Louisville, Kentucky construction job complaining that they were being paid as much as $20 an hour less than other workers at the same job site doing comparable work. 774 more words
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MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin Republicans have launched a new attempt to repeal the state’s prevailing wage law, which sets minimum pay requirements for public construction work. 554 more words
JEFFERSON CITY, MO. (KMOX) – The Missouri House has endorsed a bill to repeal the state’s “prevailing wage” requirements for public construction projects.
It’s part of a Republican push to revamp the state’s labor laws by limiting union powers. 91 more words
All too frequently missing from contemporary thinking is the right context. Beginning from misplaced or even incorrect premises will not lead to the best conclusion. Inaccurate terminology and misleading metaphors and synecdoche usually lead to misplaced emphasis and much foolishness. 1,085 more words
Gov. Matt Bevin says prevailing wage repeal will bring great opportunities to state at ceremonial signing
Gov. Matt Bevin discussed the positive economic impacts of prevailing wage repeal that he feels will be felt throughout Kentucky at the ceremonial signing of the new law on Thursday. 260 more words