The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Michigan Republicans to state's unions: drop dead

LANSING - The Michigan Republican Party has come out of the closet with their desire to eradicate the state's unions. ..

Whining by contractors: Now there's a lousy plan for removing deadbeats

By Mark Breslin
(Sixth in a series)
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'Gateway' work to improve border, freeway exchanges

DETROIT - The Ambassador Bridge Gateway Project is the largest single construction contract ever undertaken by the Michigan Department of Transportation - and it looks like it. ..

Turtle Creek Casino coming out of its shell

WILLIAMSBURG - Construction of the new Turtle Creek Casino in this town east of Traverse City has been "a smooth-running process," with the gaming facility and attached hotel set to open in June. ..

Federal workers unions vs. Bush: 'We won. They lost. Game over.'

By Mark Gruenberg
PAI Staff Writer
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News Briefs

Good early news for union show
Dozens of contracts have been signed for exhibit space at the 2008 America-at-Work Union Industries Show, an encouraging sign for the show, scheduled May 16-18 at Detroit's Cobo Center. ..