Infrastructure Will Grow Faster Without Project Labor Agreements
Today President Trump released his plan to stimulate $1.5 trillion in infrastructure spending to improve the country's out-of-date structures. Unfortunately, his new plan misses an opportunity to reduce the cost of infrastructure by removing President Obama's executive order that requires the use of Project Labor Agreements (PLAs) for federal construction projects. Since PLAs discriminate against non-union labor, they can be expensive, anti-competitive, and inefficient, and should not be mandated. Read more here....
Emily Top, E21