The Davis-Bacon Act May Present Challenges To Biden’s Infrastructure Plans
The Washington Examiner cites Research Fellow Sean Higgins on the Davis-Bacon Act:
One of the reasons for the delay was the Obama administration’s fastidiousness with enforcing the Davis-Bacon Act that Biden’s campaign bragged about, said Sean Higgins, a research fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute.
“Contractors have to be certified as Davis-Bacon compliant. If you’re trying to get money out the door quickly, it becomes a problem,” Higgins told the Washington Examiner.