An attempt to change the Davis-Bacon Act was made last week in Congress when Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) presented an amendment to H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018.
Gosar’s amendment was met with opposition as it proposed to fundamentally change the way prevailing wage is...Read More »
Cleveland District Training Coordinator Joe Thayer was interviewed recently on America’s longest-running labor-radio program.
On Jan. 18, Thayer spoke with Ed “Flash” Ferenc, host of America’s Workforce Radio, which has been on the air since 1993.
During the interview, Flash and Thayer discussed the type of work Sheet Metal Workers do...Read More »
Children who attend a Toledo inner city after-school program will stay warm this winter thanks to a group of Toledo District apprentices.
Roughly, a dozen third-year apprentices spent an estimated 250 man-hours to install a furnace, put up ductwork and fix the air conditioner in the building of Soul City Boxing...Read More »
For the second year in a row, Sheet Metal Workers Local 33 partnered with their political lobbyist to bring holiday cheer to children at Akron Children’s Hospital.
Bobby Ina, Sheet Metal Workers Local 33 and some of Ina’s other clients nearly doubled the number of toys and gift cards donated...Read More »
He is no longer “Donald Trump.” Now people will be referring to him as “President-elect Donald Trump.”
Whether you voted for him or not, whether you are happy with the outcome or not, for the good of our members, families and businesses, we have to hope he succeeds and does it...Read More »