Post Tagged with: "construction workers"

Road To Nowhere: Michigan Legislature Fails – Again– To Come Up With Funding Stream For Infrastructure

LANSING, Mich. –Michigan’s construction industry came close to getting an infusion of up to $1.7 billion in money to fix the state’s crumbling roads and bridges. But what’s the old saying? Close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades.

Read more ›

Derision and Dismissal Greets House GOP Scheme to Kill Sat. Postal Service, Use Dollars for Highways

Dismissal and some derision, from everyone from postal and construction union leaders to congressional Democrats to even the Radical Right Heritage Foundation, greeted House GOP leaders’ latest scheme to pay for fixing the nation’s highways, by killing Saturday postal service and diverting the “saved” dollars to road repairs.

Read more ›