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A Legislative Agenda for 2014

… competitive state economy. — Repeal the state Prevailing Wage law that prohibits granting government construction … greater parental choice. — Repeal Michigan’s minimum wage law, don’t increase it. As Michael LaFaive put it, the  only true “minimum” wage is zero — which is what many more low-skill workers …

Policy Changes Lives

… “There is probably a 30% difference in wages when we do prevailing wage work. It’s an artificially high wage when I look at what it is that we’re … right now. It doesn’t match what the wages are in Michigan. It doesn’t come close.” …

Taxpayers Prevail in Bay City

… to repeal the city’s prevailing wage ordinance on Feb. 6. The … Michigan with their own prevailing wage ordinances that either … require the payment of union wages on all local-government funded … Center research shows that prevailing wage ordinances increase the … Effects of Michigan’s Prevailing Wage Law by Labor Policy Director …

A Philosophical Sea Change

… opportunity to reform union agreements (now signed into law) Repeal the prevailing wage Eliminate binding arbitration Abolish the charter schools cap Repeal … House Oversight, Reform and Ethics Committee regarding Michigan’s prevailing wage law. Hundreds of unionized construction workers chanted in protest, …

IMPACT Spring 2003

… Issue: Executive Vice President's Message Election Consolidation 'Living Wage' Testimony Media Hightlights MEA Lawsuit 'Power to Choose' Detroit Entrepreneur Your Legacy Privatization Free-Market Library Prevailing Wage