The reality is that construction labor represents only a bit over 20 percent of the total cost of government building projects — and it’s declining.
The reality is that construction labor represents only a bit over 20 percent of the total cost of government building projects — and it’s declining. File photo AP
The reality is that construction labor represents only a bit over 20 percent of the total cost of government building projects — and it’s declining. File photo AP

A warning for Missouri: Repealing the prevailing wage on construction jobs hurts workers and the economy

February 20, 2018 08:30 PM