- Equipment World - http://www.equipmentworld.com -

Minnesota looks to axe prevailing wage for construction

Posted By Tom Jackson On March 19, 2009 @ 8:51 am In Construction News | No Comments

In order to save jobs and preserve the state budget, legislators in Minnesota are toying with the idea of getting rid of the prevailing wage laws for construction workers [1]in that state. Prevailing wage laws force even non-union contractors working on government jobs to pay union-level wages to their workers.


Article printed from Equipment World: http://www.equipmentworld.com

URL to article: http://www.equipmentworld.com/minnesota-looks-to-axe-prevailing-wage-for-construction/

URLs in this post:

[1] getting rid of the prevailing wage laws for construction workers : http://www.kare11.com/news/news_article.aspx?storyid=542671&catid=14

Copyright © 2012 Equipment World -- Development. All rights reserved.