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Sen. Joe Gimse, center, talks to a small group of business owners Wednesday in Willmar during a meeting about how state laws could be changed to help businesses grow. Also pictured is Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, second left. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange

Local business leaders plead with lawmakers to find a way to get rid of business-killing mandates

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WILLMAR -- There's a list of government regulations local business leaders say they want revoked so that they could get on with the business of doing business.


The one that really gets the goat of some of those in the construction industry is a requirement to follow the prevailing wage scale when they get a contract for state or federal government projects.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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