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September 8, 2017
By Kimberly Morin
Georgia state government officials have submitted a plan to the federal government for permission to phase in work requirements for more of the state’s food stamp recipients.
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Economy
Entitlements
Employment
Government Spending
August 24, 2017
By Brandi Wielgopolski
Two Sandoval County, New Mexico commissioners are proposing a county ordinance to prohibit some businesses from requiring union membership as a condition of employment.
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Employment
Economy
August 16, 2017
By Jesse Hathaway
This testimony, Jesse Hathaway discusses prevailing-wage laws, and how they force taxpayers to pay more for construction work than is necessary— and all without increasing the marginal quality of work.
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Employment
July 27, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new proposal in Illinois that would ban local governments from adopting right-to-work laws.
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Employment
July 27, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a recent study which found Seattle's minimum wage increase had a negative impact on the city’s total payroll.
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Employment
July 27, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposal from the Wisconsin Legislature that would eliminate the prevailing wage requirement for state projects.
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Employment
July 24, 2017
By Kimberly Morin
Lawyers representing Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin (R) filed paperwork in July to dismiss an attempt to overturn the state’s right-to-work law.
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Employment
Law
Economy
July 23, 2017
By Jeff Reynolds
In a series of lawsuits filed in Washington on the state and the district court levels, lawyers representing Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 775 are fighting the Freedom Foundation.
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Government & Politics
Employment
July 22, 2017
By Hayley Sledge
President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka went to Congress to sell her idea for government-mandated paid parental leave.
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Government Spending
Entitlements
Employment
Education
July 21, 2017
By S.M. Chavey
Legal requirements mandating the terms and conditions of employment for private contractors doing construction work for the state or local governments in Missouri will be rolled back starting on August 28.
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Government Spending
Employment
 

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