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Apr 26, 2016, 13:59 ET Rejection of New York's Constitution Pipeline Derails Clean Power Progress & Affordable Energy

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement today...


Apr 19, 2016, 08:20 ET Laborers' Union and ARCSA Sign Historic Agreement for Safe Water Management

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement today...


Dec 18, 2015, 14:02 ET Statement of LIUNA General President Terry O'Sullivan on Congressional Passage of Omnibus Spending Bill

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA (the Laborers' International Union of North America) today made the following statement regarding...


Dec 18, 2015, 14:02 ET Statement of LIUNA General President Terry O'Sullivan on Congressional Passage of Omnibus Spending Bill

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA (the Laborers' International Union of North America) today made the following statement regarding...


Nov 06, 2015, 13:22 ET On Keystone: The President Has Thrown Working People Under the Bus of His Legacy

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement today...


Sep 29, 2015, 18:22 ET Secretary Clinton Announces Support for Repeal of Cadillac Tax

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement today...


Sep 22, 2015, 20:02 ET "Green" Tea Party Kills Blue Collar Jobs; Statement from LIUNA

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement today...


Jun 25, 2015, 16:07 ET Supreme Court's ACA Ruling Opportunity for Congress to Stop the Obama Administration's Pick-Pocketing of Working People

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement today...


Jun 09, 2015, 11:39 ET Investors Urge Annual Elections for Willbros Board Following Continued Mismanagement and Financial Losses

Today at the Willbros Group (NYSE – WG) annual meeting, an investor-led proposal filed by the Northern Nevada Laborers' Trust Funds, one of...


May 13, 2015, 12:18 ET LIUNA Joins Elected and Business Leaders in Call for Congress to Invest in Critical Infrastructure and Save Lives, Create Jobs

 At a news conference with elected officials, business leaders and infrastructure advocates, Terry O'Sullivan, the General President of the...


Apr 20, 2015, 14:41 ET Hundreds of LIUNA Members to Descend on Capitol for Lobby Day to Press Both Democrats and Republicans in Congress to Work on Key Priorities

Hundreds of LIUNA leaders from across the nation and dozens of Congressional districts will descend on Washington this week in a bipartisan push...


Apr 10, 2015, 18:16 ET LIUNA: Willbros Watchdog Website Launched, Coalition Calls for Management Accountability

TNL Strategies Group, a combined effort of LIUNA Corporate Affairs and IBT Capital Strategies that provides information to a group of pension funds...


Mar 04, 2015, 17:07 ET Laborers' Union Applauds FERC Decision on AIM Project, Supports Good Jobs Building New England's Energy Future

The New England Region of the Laborers' International Union of North America (LiUNA) applauds the decision of FERC to move Spectra Energy's...


Feb 11, 2015, 16:32 ET Statement of Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA, On Expected Veto of Legislation Approving Keystone XL Pipeline

 It appears clear that President Obama will set up yet another roadblock to the Keystone XL Pipeline with a veto. Even if Congress had the...


Feb 03, 2015, 17:01 ET Immigration Reform and Homeland Security: Statement of LIUNA General President Terry O'Sullivan

We are proud that Democrats and Republicans in the U.S. Senate rejected the attempt to hold the Department of Homeland Security hostage in order to...


Dec 19, 2013, 18:16 ET Positive Northern Gateway Joint Review Panel recommendation is good for Canada

VANCOUVER, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - As proud partners and members of Canada's trade unions who represent the numerous men and women who help build...