Congress's deconstruction theory

Barry, P.
January 1990
Washington Monthly;Jan90, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p10
Describes the ways in which the Davis-Bacon Act, enacted in 1931, stifles construction in the United States, particularly that done by small companies. The act remains popular with Democratic members of Congress, and the AFL-CIO and Building Trades Council. Examples; Comparison of rules to union contracts; Current status of construction work; Future of Stenholm reform bill. INSET: Union dues & union don'ts, by C. Peters..


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