We posted yesterday that the Mercatus Center has released its annual freedom index of the states.

Among their recommendations for Kentucky: repeal prevailing-wage laws and cut spending…

Tighten the rules for municipal-bond issuance and cut spending, particularly on grants to local school districts and employee compensation (repeal the prevailing-wage law), in order to retire debt.

The Bluegrass Institute has long been an advocate of repealing prevailing wage laws.