Sean Ryan email@example.com Municipalities are losing their battle to reverse a decision that would require prevailing wages be paid on more projects. Thirteen municipalities are appealing Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development decisions requiring developers pay prevailing wages when building streets ...Read More »
Paul Snyder firstname.lastname@example.org Builder groups are lashing out at a late addition to the state budget that would establish new rules for independent contractors and set stiff penalties for worker misclassification. “If your intention is to talk about worker misclassification, ...
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Paul Snyder email@example.com Gov. Jim Doyle and legislative leaders Thursday night announced the first steps toward reducing the state’s multibillion-dollar deficit by more than $1.6 billion. Doyle also remained committed to some controversial budget proposals. The state will cut shared ...Read More »
Paul Snyder firstname.lastname@example.org A state budget measure that would redefine liability policies in legal cases is sending a shudder down the spines of business owners and contractors. “We saw a lot of our members write in to their legislators about ...Read More »
Paul Snyder email@example.com The state’s two-year, $1.4 billion building program is at the center of a debate over possible solutions to Wisconsin’s ballooning budget deficit. “In a sane world, it would be considered,” said state Sen. Glenn Grothman, R-West Bend. ...Read More »
Paul Snyder firstname.lastname@example.org Opposition to Gov. Jim Doyle’s proposed oil franchise fee grows louder as the state’s budget deficit grows larger. “As far as it goes, most of us have already realized we’ll be looking at years’ worth of legal ...Read More »