NABTU Statement on Invasion of Ukraine

Washington, D.C. – February 24, 2022 – “North America’s Building Trades Unions express our strong support for the Ukrainian people during this unjustified attack.”

NABTU APPLAUDS EXECUTIVE ORDER ON PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENTS

Washington, D.C. – February 4, 2022 – “The inclusion of project labor agreements will protect the public’s interest, improve worker opportunities, and enhance the competitive market by creating a uniform and stable system of labor relations for projects.”

NABTU HONORS BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Washington, D.C. – February 1, 2022 – “We are grateful to the countless leaders who have, against great odds, stood on the side of good while inspiring the betterment of humanity, fighting for labor and civil rights, as well as the critically-important push to earn and protect the fundamental right to vote.”

NABTU HONORS MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY

Washington, D.C. – January 17, 2022 – “As a devoted supporter of the labor movement, Dr. King relentlessly advocated for civil rights and voting rights, while also speaking out on the need for economic justice and opportunity for all.”

NABTU STATEMENT ON WILLIE PHILLIPS’ CONFIRMATION AS FERC COMMISSIONER

Washington, D.C. – November 17, 2021 – “FERC plays a key role in the livelihoods of many of the three million craft-persons who make up our membership and by filling this vacant seat, Mr. Phillips will break the deadlock that has slowed the benefits of numerous projects to our members and communities across the country.”

NABTU STATEMENT HONORING VETERANS DAY 2021

Washington, D.C. – November 11, 2021 – “Today, North America’s Building Trades Unions and our 3 million members salute the amazing military veterans of the United States and Canada and their families.”

NABTU Applauds House Passage of the INVEST in America Act

“As has been proven time and time again, broad and robust infrastructure investment is the core foundation for sustained economic growth.  The over $700 billion in funding provided for roads, bridges, transit, rail, clean water and drinking water systems is the type of scale we desperately need to upgrade our nation’s outdated and crumbling infrastructure.”