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Feb 02, 2017, 09:33 ET Bricklayers' International Endorses Tom Perez for DNC Chair

The International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC) today endorsed Tom Perez for DNC Chair. Said BAC President James Boland, "BAC is ...


Dec 07, 2016, 01:00 ET Driscoll to be Named Secretary-Treasurer of Bricklayers Union as Kramer Announces Retirement

Henry F. Kramer, Secretary-Treasurer of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC), has announced his plan to retire...


Nov 10, 2016, 12:45 ET Together We Will Move Forward

Tuesday, the majority of Americans voted for Hillary Rodham Clinton for President, however, the rules of the Electoral College delivered the...


Sep 09, 2015, 01:09 ET Bricklayers Endorse Hillary Clinton for President

No presidential candidate is better qualified than Hillary Clinton to occupy the White House. Moreover, there is only one candidate – Hillary Clinton ...


Jun 29, 2012, 04:03 ET Bricklayers' Pension Fund Marks 40th Anniversary, Two Billion Dollars in Benefits Paid

Joint Statement by James Boland, President of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC) and Labor Co-Chair of the Board of ...


Jun 28, 2012, 04:13 ET Statement by Bricklayers' International President James Boland on Supreme Court Health Care Ruling

International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC) President James Boland today issued the following statement in response to the U.S....


Apr 25, 2012, 01:21 ET Bricklayers Endorse President Obama For Reelection

The Executive Board of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC) announced the union's endorsement of President Barack...


Sep 02, 2011, 11:53 ET Bricklayers President's Labor Day Message to Members: "Thank You for Hanging Tough; We Will Weather this Storm"

In a Labor Day message to union masonry and trowel trades craftworkers across the U.S. and Canada represented by the Bricklayers and Allied...


Feb 22, 2010, 05:45 ET John Flynn Retires as President of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers; Jim Boland Sworn in as New President

John J. Flynn, President of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers announced his retirement today at the winter meeting of...