2019 Budget Fails to Close the “Public Works” Loophole

Matt NYFFC

Opponents of commonsense reform mislead with false cost figures For Immediate Release Contact Matt Kent mkent@nyfaircontracting.org 716.261.7071 Last night, state leaders reached a budget agreement for fiscal year 2019 which unfortunately fails to include the proper definition of public works. Properly defining public works is a commonsense reform to apply anti-corruption protections and family-supporting prevailing wages to all construction projects …