Quote of the day: Prevailing wage policies are costly

“The overwhelming conclusion in the economics literature is that prevailing wage laws increase construction costs. The analysis performed by the Office of State Budget Director shows that a conservative estimate of the potential cost savings for the Commonwealth would be a statewide average of 17.1% of the labor cost of construction projects.” – The Impact…

Quote of the day: Keystone and Ky

“Unfortunately, President Obama’s decision to reject the Keystone XL Pipeline and freeze out over 20,000 jobs comes as no surprise to me. This administration’s anti-development, anti-coal, and anti-job policies are out of touch with working families, our serious economic challenges, and our need for reliable, low-cost energy resources. Throughout my region, we’ve seen this contempt…