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Assembly Bill 32

Relating To: Relating to: elimination of the requirement that laborers, workers, mechanics, and truck drivers employed on the site of a project of public works be paid the prevailing wage. (FE)
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
ACEA (ALLIED CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYERS ASSOCIATION) Notified Date 4/1/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
7/29/2015

AFSCME Council 11 Notified Date 3/4/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/4/2015

Americans For Prosperity Notified Date 2/18/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/18/2015

Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/18/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/18/2015

Associated General Contractors of Greater Milwaukee Inc Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 2/24/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/24/2015

Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen Notified Date 5/29/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/29/2015

Citizen Action of Wisconsin Notified Date 5/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/5/2015

City of Madison Notified Date 2/25/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/25/2015

Dane County Notified Date 2/19/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/19/2015

Elevator Industry Work Preservation Fund Notified Date 4/16/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/16/2015

IBEW 965 Notified Date 3/3/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/3/2015

IBEW Local Union 2150 Notified Date 5/27/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/27/2015

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Construction Electrician Local Unions Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

International Union of Operating Engineers Local #139 Notified Date 2/23/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/23/2015

Iron Workers District Council of the North Central States Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

League of Wisconsin Municipalities Notified Date 3/2/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/2/2015

Madison Area Builders Association Notified Date 3/18/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/18/2015

Mechanical Contractors Association of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/18/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/18/2015

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce Notified Date 3/13/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/13/2015

Milwaukee Chapter, NECA Inc. Notified Date 4/1/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
7/29/2015

Miron Construction Co., Inc. Notified Date 2/23/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/23/2015

Municipal Electric Utilities of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/19/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/19/2015

NAIOP Wisconsin Notified Date 3/26/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/26/2015

National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 2/23/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/23/2015

Outagamie County Board of Supervisors Notified Date 2/18/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/18/2015

Comments
Outagamie County Board of Supervisors supports legislation which eliminates coverage of publicly funded construction projects under prevailing wage law so only projects of public works are covered under prevailing wage law, restore law prior to 2009
Painters & Allied Trades, District Council No. 7, AFL-CIO Notified Date 2/19/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/19/2015

Plumbers Local 75 Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation Workers Local Union #18 Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

SMART (Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation) Notified Date 2/27/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/27/2015

Steamfitters Local 601 Notified Date 2/18/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/18/2015

Wisconsin Association of School Boards Inc Notified Date 3/16/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/16/2015

Wisconsin Builders Association Notified Date 3/9/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
3/9/2015

Wisconsin Chapter, NECA Inc. Notified Date 4/1/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
7/29/2015

Wisconsin Contractor Coalition Notified Date 2/19/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/19/2015

Wisconsin Counties Association Notified Date 2/18/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/18/2015

Wisconsin Education Association Council Notified Date 5/26/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
5/26/2015

Wisconsin Laborers District Council Notified Date 4/21/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/21/2015

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 3/25/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/25/2015

Wisconsin Pipe Trades Association Notified Date 2/19/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/19/2015

Wisconsin Property Taxpayers Inc Notified Date 6/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
6/5/2015

Wisconsin Ready Mixed Concrete Association Notified Date 2/20/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/20/2015

Wisconsin Realtors Association Notified Date 3/10/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/10/2015

Wisconsin Rural Water Association Notified Date 3/2/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/2/2015

Comments
The Wisconsin Rural Water Association supports significant changes to Wisconsin’s prevailing wage law, including full repeal.
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO Notified Date 3/9/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/9/2015

Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters Notified Date 2/18/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/18/2015

Wisconsin Teamsters Joint Council 39 Notified Date 4/13/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/13/2015

Comments
Discussed topic with staff of Katrina Shankland April 7th. Elimination of prevailing wage may subj.Wis. business to outside competition lowering employee income. Within a capitalistic driven society eliminating disposable income is nonproductive.
Wisconsin Technical College District Boards Association Inc Notified Date 2/19/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/19/2015

Wisconsin Towns Association Notified Date 2/24/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/24/2015

Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association Notified Date 2/23/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/23/2015

Lobbying Efforts

  2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2015
January - June
2939.00
2015
July - December
118.00
2016
January - June
85.00
2016
July - December
Total 3142.00
ACEA (ALLIED CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYERS ASSOCIATION) 2015
January - June
8.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 8.00
AFSCME Council 11 2015
January - June
108.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 108.00
Americans For Prosperity 2015
January - June
282.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 282.00
Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin Inc 2015
January - June
171.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 171.00
Associated General Contractors of Greater Milwaukee Inc 2015
January - June
1.00
2015
July - December
2.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 3.00
Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin Inc 2015
January - June
44.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
81.00
2016
July - December
Total 125.00
Citizen Action of Wisconsin 2015
January - June
9.00
2015
July - December
6.00
2016
January - June
4.00
2016
July - December
Total 19.00
Dane County 2015
January - June
14.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 14.00
Elevator Industry Work Preservation Fund 2015
January - June
8.00
2015
July - December
10.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 18.00
IBEW 965 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
3.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 3.00
IBEW Local Union 2150 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 2.00
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Construction Electrician Local Unions 2015
January - June
27.00
2015
July - December
14.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 41.00
International Union of Operating Engineers Local #139 2015
January - June
30.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 30.00
Iron Workers District Council of the North Central States 2015
January - June
19.00
2015
July - December
10.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 29.00
Mechanical Contractors Association of Wisconsin 2015
January - June
18.00
2015
July - December
8.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 26.00
Milwaukee Chapter, NECA Inc. 2015
January - June
8.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 8.00
Municipal Electric Utilities of Wisconsin 2015
January - June
53.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 53.00
National Federation of Independent Business 2015
January - June
247.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 247.00
Painters & Allied Trades, District Council No. 7, AFL-CIO 2015
January - June
7.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 7.00
Plumbers Local 75 2015
January - June
2015
July - December
21.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 21.00
Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation Workers Local Union #18 2015
January - June
24.00
2015
July - December
9.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 33.00
SMART (Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation) 2015
January - June
35.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 35.00
Steamfitters Local 601 2015
January - June
1.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Association of School Boards Inc 2015
January - June
85.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 85.00
Wisconsin Chapter, NECA Inc. 2015
January - June
8.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 8.00
Wisconsin Contractor Coalition 2015
January - June
9.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 9.00
Wisconsin Laborers District Council 2015
January - June
116.00
2015
July - December
9.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 125.00
Wisconsin Pipe Trades Association 2015
January - June
69.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 69.00
Wisconsin Property Taxpayers Inc 2015
January - June
582.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 582.00
Wisconsin Rural Water Association 2015
January - June
28.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 28.00
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO 2015
January - June
201.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 201.00
Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters 2015
January - June
527.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 527.00
Wisconsin Teamsters Joint Council 39 2015
January - June
16.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 16.00
Wisconsin Towns Association 2015
January - June
12.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 12.00
Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association 2015
January - June
172.00
2015
July - December
24.00
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 196.00