February 13, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WASHINGTON, DC – The following statement was released today by NABTU in response to the Administration’s official release of infrastructure principles:
“American infrastructure is in dire need, and President Trump’s initiative in recognizing this challenge should be acknowledged. NABTU looks forward to a constructive debate on this critical issue and working with the Administration and Congress on a bipartisan basis to ensure the passage of a broad, robust and responsible infrastructure package that addresses our nation’s present infrastructure challenges and that will lay the foundation for long-term economic prosperity for Americans in communities large and small.”
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ABOUT NORTH AMERICA’S BUILDING TRADES UNIONS
North America’s Building Trades Unions is an alliance of 14 national and international unions in the building and construction industry that collectively represent over 3 million skilled craft professionals in the United States and Canada. Each year, our unions and our signatory contractor partners invest over $1 billion in private sector money to fund and operate over 1,900 apprenticeship training and education facilities across North America that produce the safest, most highly trained, and productive skilled craft workers found anywhere in the world.