The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Contractors voice support for prevailing wage

LANSING - Prevailing wage is good for Michigan. And the nonunion Associated Builders and Contractors, which is the primary backer of the effort to repeal the state's prevailing wage law, does not speak for the entire Michigan construction industry. ..

Some Dems push to tie road money with prevailing wage save

The statewide petition drive to abolish the Michigan Prevailing Wage Act of 1965 is continuing, as is the related public information campaign by the law's supporters and misinformation campaign by the Associated Builders and Contractors. ..

Splash of primary colors mark DMC-Troy Children's Hospital


Local 252, contractors flip switch on alternative energy


Construction worker shortage may be crimping industry expansion

The number of unemployed U.S. workers with construction experience dropped to the lowest total for September since 2000. ..

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Jobless rate disappoints even Labor Department ..