New Study Confirms Value of Prevailing Wage Laws - 8/14/2014
A new, comprehensive study by researchers at the University of Missouri - Kansas City confirms the economic value associated with prevailing wage laws, while also debunking the claims that repeal of such laws will save taxpayers money.
The Economic Benefits of "Temporary" Jobs - 6/12/2014
During the course of the debate over the Keystone XL pipeline, opponents of the project have been dismissive of the jobs associated with the construction of KXL because those jobs are "temporary" - failing to understand that all construction jobs are temporary by definition. They also fail to understand the significant economic benefits that can accure to a local area as a result of such jobs.