Laborers' International Union of North America

Type: Organization
Name: Laborers' International Union of North America
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 43 mins ago - 4 reports

Pipeline Delay Delights And Dismays Interest Groups

Environmental groups and energy and labor organizations sparred over the Obama’s administration decision Friday to extend its review of the Keystone XL pipeline, an issue that has increasingly become a political hot potato.More The Reason We Can’t Find ... [Published Time - 1 hour ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Vote Richards in May 6 primary

Ronny Richards is the people’s Democratic candidate for U.S. Congress in Ohio’s District 2. Voting for him May 6 will keep Appalachian voices alive in Washington, D.C.He served his country as an Army medic in Vietnam. Afterward, he started a family logging ... [Published Chillicothe Gazette - 5 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Steyer goes to bat for anti-Keystone Dems under attack

Tom Steyer is vowing to throw his political weight, and money behind any lawmaker in Congress who comes under attack for opposing the Keystone XL pipeline.The billionaire hedge fund manager turned environmental activist penned an open letter on Thursday, ... [Published The Hill - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Volunteer projects spark two bills in Jefferson City

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — moving through the Missouri House and Senate were inspired by a volunteer project in Carl Junction last year that stalled over a question of whether those volunteers had to be paid prevailing wage under Missouri law.“This bill is ... [Published Joplin Globe - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Debate swirls over OCOT’s merit on its anniversary

As the Ontario College of Trades (OCOT) marked its first anniversary of accepting members on April 8, its proponents lauded it for creating oversight and safety to the trades community while its opponents called it a massive failure. “It’s too bad that ... [Published Daily Commercial News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

HP agrees to pay $57 million to settle shareholder...

Hewlett-Packard Co agreed to pay $57 million to settle a lawsuit that accused the personal computer maker's former management of defrauding shareholders by abandoning a business model it had long touted.The lawsuit was filed after former Chief Executive ... [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Pipeline firm taps union support

The ultimate fate of the proposed Northern Gateway project is still up in the air, but the pipeline company and four labour unions have already come to an agreement about some aspects of how the construction work would happen if it's approved.On Tuesday, ... [Published Prince George Citizen - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Why the Keystone Pipeline Has Obama Drawn and Quartered

The Keystone XL pipeline has elicited both a letter of support from Democrats in the Senate and a strong protest effort in opposition.Eleven senators in Congress addressed the Obama Administration, encouraging it to allow the construction of the pipeline ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Trade Unions and Northern Gateway announce MOU to Benefit Working Families and Communities

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) announced today between Northern Gateway Pipelines and trade unions representing pipeline construction workers ensures that workers and their families benefit from the project with good jobs, good paycheques, and training ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 3 reports

Keystone foes make drastic last-ditch effort

Keystone XL protests from Houston to D.C.By Jim SnyderBloomberg NewsDonny Williams didn’t spend his weekend in Washington walking around the Tidal Basin taking in the cherry blossoms.He was training people how to get arrested .Williams, a 36-year-old ... [Published Fuel Fix - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 2 reports

LIUNA

The Laborers’ Union continues to burn every bridge with other progressive communities with a napalm air strike: A letter distributed Friday by the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA) to the districts of 27 House Democrats calls ... [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 6 reports

Union Threatens Dems Who Oppose Keystone Pipeline

A construction trades union is jumping into the 2014 midterms. While it isn't surprising when a union engages in politics, this particular union is going against the usual grain for union political expenditures by using its campaign dollars to threaten ... [Published Breitbart.com - Apr 12 2014]

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In a big public relations setback for UPS, it agreed "to improve labor-management relations at the company and to handle disciplinary disputes more expeditiously under the new grievance procedure." (Which was the issue raised by union activists in the first place)
"I never really felt that what I do is anything special" said Globe. "I just did it to help out my town."
"Sen. Udall still believes Congress should not be injecting politics into the review process. That’s why he voted against the Republican and Democratic budget amendments last year and why he did not sign the recent Heitkamp letter" Mike Saccone, a Udall spokesman, said in an email
"We are very happy with the settlement and are glad to have achieved this recovery for the affected HP shareholders" said Jonathan Gardner, co-lead counsel for the class

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Pipeline Delay Delights And Dismays Interest Gr... [Published Swampland - 1 hour ago]
DOS gives federal agencies more time for Keysto... [Published Oil and Gas Journal - 2 hours ago]
Vote Richards in May 6 primary [Published Chillicothe Gazette - 5 hours ago]
Venom statue would join very exclusive company [Published Hamilton Spectator - 18 hours ago]
UPS firing of Teamster drivers rescinded [Published People's World - Apr 18 2014]
Volunteer projects spark two bills in Jefferson... [Published Joplin Globe - Apr 18 2014]
'I just did it to help out my town' [Published Niagara This Week - Apr 18 2014]
Steyer goes to bat for anti-Keystone Dems under... [Published The Hill - Apr 17 2014]
Steyer to aid anti-Keystone pols [Published Politico - Apr 17 2014]
Debate swirls over OCOT’s merit on its anniversary [Published Daily Commercial News - Apr 17 2014]
HP agrees to pay $57 million to settle sharehol... [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Apr 17 2014]
Jersey City worker suspended after distributing... [Published New Jersey Online - Apr 17 2014]
Key Senators' Highway-Bill Outline Needs Revenue [Published Engineering News-Record - Apr 16 2014]
Pipeline firm taps union support [Published Prince George Citizen - Apr 16 2014]
Youth get hands-on at Future Building expo [Published Daily Commercial News - Apr 16 2014]
Ogletree Deakins’ Founding Shareholder Homer De... [Published JD Supra - Apr 16 2014]
Why the Keystone Pipeline Has Obama Drawn and Q... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 15 2014]
Poland students provided information about care... [Published Little Falls Evening Times - Apr 15 2014]
Why the Keystone Pipeline Has Obama Drawn and Q... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 15 2014]
Trade Unions and Northern Gateway announce MOU ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 15 2014]
Keystone foes make drastic last-ditch effort [Published Fuel Fix - Apr 15 2014]
Keystone XL opponents practice how to get arres... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Apr 15 2014]
Port Authority Commissioner Anthony Sartor subm... [Published New Jersey Online - Apr 15 2014]
Primary challenge to Rep. Dave Joyce does littl... [Published Cleveland.com - Apr 14 2014]
Keystone Foes Taught Arrest Tactics If Project ... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 14 2014]
LIUNA [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Apr 13 2014]
Union threatens Dem House members on anti-Keyst... [Published American Thinker - Apr 13 2014]
Democrat Center Folds [Published American Thinker - Apr 13 2014]
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Pipeline Delay Delights And Dismays Interest Gr... [Published TIME.com - 1 hour ago]
Environmental groups and energy and labor organizations sparred over the Obama’s administration decision Friday to extend its review of the Keystone XL pipeline, an issue that has increasingly become a political hot potato. More The Reason We Can’t Find ...
Pipeline Delay Delights And Dismays Interest Gr... [Published Swampland - 1 hour ago]
Environmental groups and energy and labor organizations sparred over the Obama’s administration decision Friday to extend its review of the Keystone XL pipeline, an issue that has increasingly become a political hot potato. More The Reason We Can’t Find ...
Why the Keystone Pipeline Has Obama Drawn and Q... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 15 2014]
The Keystone XL pipeline has elicited both a letter of support from Democrats in the Senate and a strong protest effort in opposition. Eleven senators in Congress addressed the Obama Administration, encouraging it to allow the construction of the ...
Keystone XL opponents practice how to get arres... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Apr 15 2014]
Donny Williams didn’t spend his weekend in Washington walking around the Tidal Basin taking in the cherry blossoms. He was training people how to get arrested. Williams, a 36-year-old environmental activist from Baltimore, taught a class in the nation’s ...
LIUNA [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Apr 13 2014]
The Laborers’ Union continues to burn every bridge with other progressive communities with a napalm air strike: A letter distributed Friday by the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA) to the districts of 27 House Democrats calls ...
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Statement of LIUNA General President Terry O'Su... [Published PR Newswire - Jul 17 2013]
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