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Three years since Wisconsin lawmakers repealed prevailing wage on state and local jobs in Wisconsin, critics of the policy are still debating if the state is better off without it.

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Evers wants to increase gas taxes, reinstate prevailing wages

Gas taxes would increase but the cost to fill up could actually drop, Wisconsin's right-to-work law would be repealed and its former prevailing-wage requirements reinstated and income taxes would be cut for the middle class, all under Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' first budget.

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Transportation officials looking past State of the State to first Evers’ budget (UPDATE) (access required)

New Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers is preparing to deliver his first State of the State speech to the Republican-controlled Legislature.

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