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Most JeffCo Reps Vote Against Prevailing Wage Repeal

One of the major union-related issues the Missouri Legislature has looked at in recent years is prevailing wage laws, which regulate and inflate what construction workers are paid for work on public construction projects. 178 more words

MO Legislature

ISRAEL - New Regulations for Foreign Employees of "Hi-Tech Companies" and Their Spouses

Effective immediately, the Israeli Ministry of Interior has published new regulations relating to the employment of foreign experts in high-tech companies.

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Immigration Alerts

Missouri Senate debates prevailing wage reform

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Several state lawmakers are seeking changes to Missouri’s prevailing wage law, the statute mandating a minimum hourly rate for workers on public construction projects. 198 more words

Missouri News

ISRAEL - 2018 Minimum Wage Increase for Foreign Experts

Effective immediately, the new minimum monthly prevailing wage for foreign national experts holding B-1 work permits is now 19,604 NIS (up from 19,086 NIS in 2017). 22 more words

Immigration Alerts

A call for repeal of Missouri's prevailing wage law

Why is repeal called for? Prevailing wage laws increase costs borne by the state, municipalities, and school districts and transferred to tax-payers by:


Immigrant construction workers fight for equal pay in KY

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