The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Labor, allies fear the wrong diagnosis for Medicare plan

Organized labor and most of its allies in Congress heartily dislike the sweeping new $400 billion Medicare bill passed by Congress on Nov. 25. Oddly enough, for entirely different reasons, the editorial page of the Wall Street Journal doesn't like it, either. ..

Bush puts nation over a (pork) barrel

WASHINGTON - Not long ago, Republicans were the self-proclaimed "party of fiscal responsibility." They stood for the elimination of the federal deficits, reduced government spending and lower taxes. ..

Bush gets his way as workers lose overtime benefits

Nothing can stop one of the most obnoxious rules affecting working people in U.S. history. ..

Trades, Walsh say no to overflows with new sewage holding facility

The City of Detroit is getting serious about cleaning up its wastewater. ..

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