The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Doomed PRO Act spotlights need for a prosperous U.S. labor movement


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Lawmakers push worker safety bills

By Mark Gruenberg
PAI Staff Writer
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Trades are watching Muskegon Convention Center project


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Workplace fatals become depressingly common


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AG Nessel gives shady contractors a wake-up call on 1099 cheating

LANSING - For at least the past 30 years, individual workers, labor unions and honest employers have complained about the illicit use of "1099" employees - it's the practice by shady employers of misclassifying workers who toil on a full-time basis as "independent contractors."  That saves the employer taxes, overtime charges, workers comp and health insurance costs. ..

Dem presidential candidates make pitch to trades - all stay right over the plate

By Mark Gruenberg
PAI Staff Writer
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Whitmer indicates Line 5 tunnel option is still in play


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Dem presidential candidates make pitch to trades - and all stay right over the plate

By Mark Gruenberg
PAI Staff Writer
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Capitol renovation addresses building's needs for now and later


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News Briefs

Hardhat women gain, but are still scarce ..