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Union Volunteers Help Kansas City Area Youths Catch Their First Fish

September 3, 2021

Press Release from Union Sportsmen’s Alliance:

The Past and Present of Labor Day

August 25, 2021

    America’s labor unions raised the nation’s standard of living and contributed to the greatest production the world has ever known and the labor movement has brought us closer to the realization of our traditional ideals of economic and political democracy. It is appropriate, therefore, that the nation pays tribute on Labor Day to […]

Ielmini discusses veterans in the trades on AWF Union Podcast

As the labor shortage in the building trades increases, the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers and the Mechanical Insulators Labor Management and Cooperative Trust encourage people of all backgrounds to seek a career in the trades.

Local 2 Founders’ Day Picnic is BACK!

July 12, 2021

The wait is over! The 2021 Local 2 Founders’ Day Picnic is right around the corner and has a packed schedule of fun-filled events. On August 7, 2021, join us at the Avonworth Community Center from noon until 8 PM to reunite with our union members and families to have some summertime entertainment and amusement! […]

Apprenticeship Readiness Program finds success in Baltimore

July 1, 2021

Nearly five years ago, the Baltimore-D.C. Metro Building Trades Council established the Raising the BaltimoreApprenticeship Readiness (BAR) Program to serve Baltimore residents.

A Canadian plan to ‘Build Back Better’

June 27, 2021

On April 19, the first Canadian woman to hold the federal finance minister portfolio delivered the longest and arguably most significant budget in Canadian history. At more than 740 pages, Finance Minister Chyrstia Freeland’s first budget was both heavy and weighty for a Liberal government seeking to support Canadians and steer the economy out of […]

Political climate favors unions and workers

June 26, 2021

As the weather gets better and more Americans and Canadians receive their COVID-19 vaccinations, there is a growing sense of optimism that better days are ahead.

It is time to go back to the doctor

June 25, 2021

Many people have reduced or entirely skipped out on seeing their doctor over the past year during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dr. Markowitz appointed as Insulators Union Chief Medical Advisor

June 24, 2021

The International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Steven Markowitz, MD, DrPH, as the Union’s Chief Medical Advisor.

NY-NE States Conference Regional Organizer Scott Curry retires

June 23, 2021

After a 35-year career with the Insulators Union, Brother Scott Curry announced he will retire on July 1.