The Building Tradesman Newspaper

School inspection bill finally makes the grade among state lawmakers

LANSING - A bill mandating inspections during construction or renovation of school buildings seems poised for passage. ..

Prevailing wage language not open to interpretation appeals court says

There may not be any money or state personnel assigned to enforce Michigan's Prevailing Wage Act, but for now at least, no one can mess with the letter of the law. ..

What you can expect if wage law is repealed

What can the average unionized construction worker expect if the State of Michigan repeals its prevailing wage law? ..

Unions contribute to building boom, too

Lately, building trade union workers have been serving a different customer: their own local unions. ..

To reduce prices, we must make gasoline market more competitive


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