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NABTU STATEMENT APPLAUDING US DOL WOMEN’S BUREAU APPOINTMENT OF LEAH RAMBO AS DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Washington, D.C. – February 2, 2023 – Today, North America’s  …  

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NABTU STATEMENT ON ALASKA’S WILLOW PROJECT

Washington, D.C. – February 2, 2023 – “North America’s Building Trades Unions applaud the issuing of the final supplemental environmental impact statement on the Alaska Willow Project by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.”

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NABTU WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS ARE INCREASING DIVERSITY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

Washington, D.C. — January 17, 2023 — “This is the first study of its kind and gives our entire industry a benchmark in which we are all held to the same standard on DEI and workforce development programs,” said NABTU President McGarvey.

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Biden’s big pandemic stimulus bill is still helping prop up pension funds nearly 2 years after it was passed

“The American Rescue Plan Act, which cost a whopping $1.9 trillion, had a slew of provisions tucked into it to help battle the fallout from the pandemic and plug holes in the social safety net.”

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Landing on Construction: My Journey Across the Globe

“I do not come from a lineage of tradespeople, nor did I ever think as a young person that I would find a home in construction. Instead, I wandered through a thousand interests, a hundred places, multiple schools, and several career paths before arriving at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 429 in Nashville, Tenn.”

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Brown pledges to employ union labor for projects over $25 million

“The University has committed to employing all-union labor for any construction project over $25 million for the next five years as part of an agreement with the Rhode Island Building and Construction Trades Council, according to a press release.”

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