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Prevailing Wage

You may have seen news coverage recently on state legislation that would repeal the state’s prevailing wage laws and that the WASB supports these bills.  We wanted to inform you of how we came to take this position and the reasoning behind it. 331 more words

Prevailing Wage

USCIS Resumes Processing of H-2B Petitions

As reported on March 10, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) suffered a setback as result of a ruling by a federal district court in the Northern District of Florida on March 4, 2015. 199 more words

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Prevailing Wage Payroll Issues

The prevailing wage office recently received a complaint from some workers that they had not been paid prevailing wage.

It appears that a 2nd tier contractor needed additional labor and was not able to hire additional help. 152 more words

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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

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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

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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

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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