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Ventura County, CA | Unions Walk From PLA, Non-PLA Bid Process; Saves Taxpayers $9 Million Dollars

Ventura County, CA | Unions Walk From PLA, Non-PLA Bid Process; Saves Taxpayers $9 Million Dollars

A “Project Labor Agreement” (PLA) is when the government awards contracts for public construction projects exclusively to unionized firms. In November of 2020, the Ventura County Board of Supervisors (BOS) learned that a proposed PLA on county projects would likely result in tens of millions of added costs over the next five years. Their own […]

‘Radical And Partisan’: Republican Concern Is Growing Over Lina Khan’s FTC Overhaul

‘Radical And Partisan’: Republican Concern Is Growing Over Lina Khan’s FTC Overhaul

Ailan Evans After only three months at the helm of the Federal Trade Commission, Lina Khan is disturbing many top Republicans, who say she’s turned the agency into a partisan weapon. “She’s abandoned long-standing bipartisan practices and made it clear she will use the FTC to advance President Biden’s agenda in the name of economic […]