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by Brian Young | on Jul 20, 2021

Senate Dems to Include Important PRO Act Provision in Budget Bill

With the PRO Act seemingly stuck in the mud, lacking a majority of Democratic Senators' support and lacking any Republican Senators supporting it, Democratic Senators are coming up with a way to...

by Guest Post | on Jun 30, 2021

Trades to Biden: Fund Child/Elder Care

This editorial was written by Fatima Goss Graves, the president and CEO of the National Women's Law Center andSean McGarvey the president of North America's Building Trades Unions, a labor...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 05, 2021

White House Strategizes Jobs Plan with IBEW

Last month, President Biden introduced the American Jobs Plan. This is an ambitious multi Trillion-dollar plan to rebuild the Country’s infrastructure and put Americans to work. Biden has been...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 09, 2021

Podcast: Union busting at Tesla, Google and Amazon

Thursday, April 8th is the PRO Act Digitial Day of Action, find out what you need to do to get this important bill passed. Amazon, Tesla, and Google are all in trouble with the NLRB over union...

by Brian Young | on Apr 02, 2021

Companies Pay Zero in Taxes As Nation's Roads Crumble

Earlier this week, President Joe Biden released a $2 Trillion infrastructure and jobs plans. The massive project would rebuild roads and bridges, build out a national car charging network, and expand...

by Brian Young | on Mar 31, 2021

Biden Proposes $2T Infrastructure and Jobs Plan

For four years Trump promised an infrastructure week and a massive infrastructure plan. The failure to deliver became a joke on the internet as he finished his term without any substantial proposal....

by Brian Young | on Mar 04, 2021

Report Shows Growing Need for Infrastructure Spending

A new report has been released highlighting the crumbling infrastructure in the United States and the immediate need for massive infrastructure spending. While the report details that things are...

by AFL-CIO | on May 15, 2018

AFL-CIO Highlights the Need for Infrastructure Investment

This week is Infrastructure Week, an annual event where an increasingly powerful coalition led by local, state and federal leaders, as well as both businesses and labor unions,...

by Guest Post | on Mar 12, 2018

IBEW Testifies on the State of the Nation's Electrical Grid

Construction and Maintenance Department Director Jim Ross testified before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Energy Feb. 27 about how the federal government can improve the state of the nation’s...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 08, 2018

Senate Dems Propose Creating 15 Million Infrastructure Jobs

After Trump released his much-maligned infrastructure plan, that failed to provide the needed resources to meet the United States infrastructure needs, Senate Democrats have now released their vision...

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