Bush Cancels Davis-Bacon Cancellation

“The White House yesterday reversed course and reinstated a key wage protection for workers involved in Hurricane Katrina reconstruction, bowing to pressure from moderate House Republicans who argued that Gulf Coast residents were being left out of the recovery and that the region was becoming a magnet for illegal immigrants.” (Washington Post, Thursday)

For one brief shining momenthellip;

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“Davis-Bacon: Jim Crow’s Last Stand” by John Frantz