Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner and Prevailing Wage

  “Rauner’s Big Campaign Spending at Elections,” Taryn Phaneuf Aug. 30, 2016 Madison – St Clair Record http://madisonrecord.com/stories/511000759-rauner-s-big-campaign-spending-at-play-in-elections “Rauner ‘Turnaround’ tour not producing results so far” By Kim Geiger, Chicago Tribune http://www.chicagotribune.com/ct-bruce-rauner-turnaround-agenda-resolution-met-20150521-story.html “Gov. Rauner Visits Woodstock, Pitches Turnaround Agenda” By Stephanie Price and Katelyn Stanek http://www.thewoodstockindependent.com/March-2015/Gov-Rauner-Visits-Woodstock-Pitches-Turnaround-Agenda/   “McHenry County Board backs Rauner reform agenda despite union opposition” Northwest Herald-Apr 9,…

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Prevailing Wage Overview

Overview of Prevailing Wage Some people call Prevailing Wage a “union wage” or protest that wage rates are set by “state bureaucrats”. It isn’t a union wage at all and rates are certified by the state ONLY if our county board refuses to certify our local wage rates – as our county has voluntarily opted to do for two…

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