Lawmakers put prevailing wage in crosshairs; laborers object

By Mark Bliss ~ Southeast Missourian
Missouri's prevailing wage law may not prevail much longer.
The Republican-dominated Legislature has set its sights on repealing or revising the state law.
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens called for the law's repeal in his State of the State speech because it "drives up the cost of important construction work that needs to get done."