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NJ STATE BUILDING TRADES COUNCIL ENDORSES LEGISLATIVE CANDIDATES

Credit:  Insider NJ  The NJ State Building & Construction Trades Council today announced its endorsem...
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Area workers future in jeopardy!

Thousands of Philadelphia-area Acme workers, retirees at risk of losing their pension. Credit:  Philly.com Cla...
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The Forgotten Tragedy That Created Father’s Day

Father’s Day wasn’t created to sell greetings cards or neckties. It was a memorial to one of the greate...
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Wolf Administration Tours Glazier Apprenticeship Program, Highlights Governor’s SWEAP Plan to Address the Skills Gap and Worker Shortage

Credit: PA Dept. of Labor and Industry Press Release Philadelphia – Department of Labor & Industry (L&amp...
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The Forgotten Tragedy That Created Father’s Day

Father’s Day wasn’t created to sell greetings cards or neckties. It was a memorial to one of the greate...
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Bill to protect hotel workers signed.

GOVERNOR MURPHY SIGNS ‘PANIC BUTTON’ BILL TO PROTECT HOTEL WORKERS FROM ASSAULTS, HARASSMENT NEW JERSEY...
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A minimum-wage worker needs 2.5 full-time jobs to afford a one-bedroom apartment in most of the US

By Hillary Hoffower and Andy Kiersz Business Insider – Many minimum-wage workers can’t even afford a mo...
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Rothman Snubs Unions

By:  Charlie Sprang Trade Media Staff:  The Southern New Jersey Building Trades Council along with its un...
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Norcross Votes to Make It Easier for Workers

Norcross Votes to Make It Easier for Workers to Save For Retirement & Make Apprenticeships More Affordable The ...
Governor Chris Christie and Senate President Steve Sweeney annouce the bipartisan agreement to end the impasse on supreme court nominee at the Statehouse in Trenton, N.J. on Monday, May 2, 2011. (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Murphy rejects bill aiming to save highway workers’ lives.

He says there’s a better way to do it. Sweeney looking at possible override attempt. Credit: Brent Johnson ...
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Workers Memorial Day is a Time for Remembrance, Action

Credit: IBEW Media Center Union members across the U.S. and Canada will pause on April 28 to remember fellow worker...
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New Sheet Metal Training Facility in Berks County

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced new funding to construct a new sheet metal training facility whe...
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Volkswagen Declares War on Works Council & German Union

Credit: Chris Brooks – Labornotes.org A top employee representative in Volkswagen’s Global Works Counci...
Protest at a Rothman Facility on Greentree Road in Sewell, NJ bu local 351 IBEW members as part of the South Jersey Building trade association.

NLRB Finds Inflatables Debatable

Credit: The National Law Review – June 10, 2019 “Scabby the Rat” and “Corporate Fat Cat&rdq...
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NJ Pension Fund – Cut Hedge Fund Allocation in Half

Credit: Bloomberg News – By Shahien Nasiripour, Sridhar Natarajan, & Katherine Burton The&...
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Fighting The Underground Economy!

CONSTRUCTION WORKERS MISCLASSIFIED AS CONTRACTORS — AN OUTRAGE By: Richard E. Tolson, Director NJ BAC ‘...
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