News of Note

Apr 23

LU 1503 Endorses Paul Anthony for PPS Board

Candidate Anthony spoke to the LU 1503 membership at the March 12 meeting.

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Jan 16

Journey Leader Training Opportunities

The UBC has laid out an ambitious program of hosting 10,000 members per year in its Journey Leader Training Program.  Grass roots journey carpenters from throughout the country will have an opportunity to participate in this organizational and leadership training program.  Participants will be housed at the UBC's One-of-a-Kind International Training Center in Las Vegas, NV.  If you are interested in participating in the July 2015 session, fill out and submit the accompanying form.  The International UBC and the NW Regional Council are picking up the tab.    -We hear the food is good.

Mar 13

LU 1503 Joins the TPP Protest

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Feb 25

Draft Bylaws Available for Review

The draft LU 1503 ByLaws are now available for review on our site.  You may view them by logging on, then going to the ByLaws Committee section at: ByLaws Committee.

Feb 19

NY Times Op-Ed Piece Reflects Changed Attitude Toward Labor Decline

Sometimes you don't realize the importance of something until you've lost it.  This Op-Ed piece reflects a reassessment of union influence in our economy.

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Feb 03

Economists Tell Millennials to Consider a Career in the Trades

Millennials that don't want to face a mountain of student debt or the necessity of working 3 jobs might be better off considering a job in the trades.

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Feb 03

When's the Right Time to Put on Your Hardhat?

A sad story here about an accident that could have been prevented.  A lot going on here, but we'll let the article speak for itself.

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Feb 01

Special Called Meeting Set for February

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Jan 23

Online Dues Payment Now Available

Our website has now added a new feature.  Registered members may now pay their local monthly dues online using a debit or credit card.  So if you don't feel like writing a check or fighting traffic to the office, you can now log on to our site and use your plastic to keep yourself current.

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Jan 16

Journeyman Leader Training Program

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