Join Unions, community groups, and other concerned citizens to say “NO! To Fast Track, and NO! To the TPP”. Senator Ron Wyden (OR) is working on a bi-partisan proposal to push “Fast Track” which has been used in the past to speed corporate trade agreements… Read More
The Savage v. Tweedy lawsuit has been settled. Anyone interested can see below for the official statement from the Council which tells the story of how we got there. Also included is the Settlement itself.
Please see the attached for important information regarding upcoming changes to the Oregon & SW Washington Health and Welfare plans. This is the same information that was mailed to all effected members recently.
According to a recent survey conducted by the AGC, the trades are currently facing a shortfall of skilled crafts people. This is a good problem to have, and was an expected problem. With many Baby-Boomers taking advantage of retirement in the next 3-7 years, the… Read More
Official Press Release for recent charges filed on Dathan Williams of Black Bass, and JRW Structures. Update: July 24, 2014: SEATTLE, WA- After a long investigation by the NW Carpenters, the Seattle Police Department, Washington State L&I, and many others, Dathan Williams enters a guilty… Read More
Your bargaining team has reached a Tentative Agreement with the Scaffold Industry contractors for Washington, Oregon, and Northern Idaho. Your bargaining team is recommending a YES vote on this proposal. Ballots must be postmarked by August 5th, to be counted on August 9th. Below is… Read More
Your bargaining team has reached a tentative agreement for the Montana Area Master Agreement. Your bargaining team is recommending a “yes” vote. You should soon receive your ballot and overview letter in the mail. Attached is the letter that you will be receiving, and the… Read More