What PA Newspapers Are Saying

“One issue that continually drives outrage by local government organizations and school boards is the Prevailing Wage Act.”
Read the column written by Rep. Mario Scavello (R-176) from the Pottstown Mercury

“The prevailing wage law's demise is long overdue.”

Read the editorial from the PittsburghTribune-Review

“The anachronistic law now artificially inflates the cost of government construction projects.”
Read the editorial from the Sunbury Daily Item

“…reform of the prevailing wage law would give local officials an important tool to help them balance their budgets and, perhaps, avert sizable tax increases.”
Read the editorial from the Lancaster New Era



And more comments from the people who really see the impact of the outdated law......

“… municipalities cannot afford to comply with this unfunded mandate.”
More from the PA Association of Township Supervisors (opens as PDF)

“We ask for repeal or relief from this mandate.”
More from the PA State Association of Township Commissioners (opens as PDF)