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Tag Archives: North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters

Report contends Davis-Bacon stymies competition, costs taxpayers; but authors acknowledge shortcomings (access required)

Three years since Wisconsin lawmakers repealed prevailing wage on state and local jobs in Wisconsin, critics of the policy are still debating if the state is better off without it.

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With Minnesota’s tough ‘wage theft’ law in effect, Wisconsin looks to crack down on similar abuses (access required)

As Wisconsin revisits rules to crack down on worker misclassification, a new law that took effect in Minnesota on Monday is attaching criminal penalties not only to that particular abuse but also other forms of wage theft — making it one of the strictest such laws in the country.

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