Prevailing Wage Category Archive


  • Video: Indiana GOP Leader Admits Repealing Prevailing Wage ‘Hasn’t Saved a Penny’

    A video has surfaced of Ed Soliday angrily reveals that similar legislation passed in Indiana which went into effect in 2015 “hasn’t saved a penny.”

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/02/2017
  • Bill to Repeal State Prevailing Wage Draws Strong Reactions

    Republican state lawmakers say eliminating prevailing wage requirements for workers on public projects would save the state hundreds of millions of dollars, while Democrats and unions say it would send skilled workers...

    Associated Press, 04/24/2017
  • Veterans Oppose Gov. Walker’s Proposed Repeal of Prevailing Wage law

    The American Legion is warning Republicans that eliminating the prevailing wage on state projects could cost hundreds of veterans their jobs in the construction industry. The prevailing wage law sets minimum salaries...

    Associated Press, 02/22/2017
  • Well-Compensated Career Politician Sen. Steve Nass Thinks It’s His Job to Cut Your Pay

    In an interview late last week with a right-wing radio show host, Sen. Steve Nass declared he’s just “doing my job” by pushing legislation to cut Wisconsin worker pay.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/04/2015
  • Longtime Legislator Fast-Tracking Pay Cut for Thousands of Middle Class Wisconsin Workers

    The last thing Wisconsin workers and their families need right now is a pay cut. But that's just what career politician Steve Nass, who's been paid over $1 million in salary by taxpayers, wants to do.

    One Wisconsin Now, 05/01/2015
  • Corporate WISTAX Attacks Wages With Industry-Paid Junk Science Report

    The conservative, pro-corporate Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance has joined the fight to reduce wages for hard-working Wisconsinites by authoring "junk science" propaganda.

    One Wisconsin Now, 03/30/2015