The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Petitions to repeal state's prevailing wage law are missing in action

If you have "declined to sign" the petition to repeal the Michigan Prevailing Wage Act of 1965 - good! - such inaction is the least you could do to help maintain fair wage levels for construction workers in Michigan. ..

Wisconsin RTW law still nullified

A Dane County Circuit Court Judge struck down the Wisconsin right-to-work law on April 8, and on April 25, the same judge denied the state Department of Justice's request to stay his order deeming the law unconstitutional.  ..

Building trades' McGarvey: Time to create bipartisan 'building trades majority'

By Mark Gruenberg
PAI Staff Writer ..

'I will not let anyone undermine collective bargaining rights' Hillary gets warm reception from building trades

By Mark Gruenberg
PAI Staff Writer

Suite! Staybridge hotel goes up in Marquette

State's unions challenge new rules on PAC contributions

DETROIT – Michigan labor unions filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court on April 22 challenging Public Act 269, a law that prohibits a corporation from providing union payroll deductions earmarked for a political action committee, even if the company is reimbursed for the cost of the transaction.  ..

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Jobless benefit calls ignored, big-time ..