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Jun 15, 2012, 01:23 ET Statement of Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA, On Obama Administration's Halt to Deportation of Some Child Immigrants

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


May 25, 2012, 09:33 ET LIUNA President Honored at Sinn Fein Conference in Ireland

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – was presented with the Le Cheile award by...


Apr 27, 2012, 10:00 ET On Workers' Memorial Day, Partnership Aims to End Deadly Falls on Nation's Construction Sites

Yesterday, LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – joined forces with a coalition of worker safety organizations to kick-off...


Apr 09, 2012, 04:28 ET LIUNA Statement on the Death of Building Trades President Mark Ayers

LIUNA General President Terry O'Sullivan issued the following statement in reaction to the sudden passing of Mark H. Ayers, President of the AFL-CIO...


Mar 29, 2012, 02:45 ET House GOP Failure on Highway Bill Shows Incompetence, Dysfunction

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement on the U.S. House's...


Mar 21, 2012, 11:00 ET "Emergency Bridge Repair Team" Rolls Through Ohio, Highlighting Unsafe Bridges and Urging House Speaker Boehner to Lead Adoption of Bi-Partisan Senate Highway Bill

LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – today launched a multi-city media tour in U.S. House Speaker John Boehner's home state...


Mar 14, 2012, 04:51 ET LIUNA Praises Senate for Passing Bipartisan Highway Bill, Puts Pressure on House Republicans to Follow Suit

Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – made the following statement on the U.S. Senate's ...


Mar 13, 2012, 12:33 ET As Highway Bill Nears Senate Passage, LIUNA Intensifies Pressure on House Republican Leader to Free Investment in Roads and Bridges

LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – today dramatically intensified its effort to pressure the House Republican leadership to ...


Mar 09, 2012, 02:12 ET As Construction Sector Unemployment Remains High, LIUNA Turns up the Heat on Congress to Pass a Highway Bill

Despite the addition of 227,000 jobs to the overall economy last month, the latest construction jobs numbers released today by the U.S. Department of ...


Mar 08, 2012, 03:16 ET LIUNA Endorses President Obama for Second Term as President

The General Executive Board of LIUNA – the Laborers International Union of North America – has endorsed Barack Obama for a second term as President....


Mar 06, 2012, 10:37 ET LIUNA Launches Hard-Hitting Media Effort to Step Up Pressure on Republican Leadership to Pass a Real Highway Bill

LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – today launched a hard-hitting multi-media campaign to highlight the growing public...


Feb 03, 2012, 12:36 ET Construction Unemployment Rate Rises as Jobs Growth Continues to be Outpaced by Those Looking for Work

LIUNA General President Terry O'Sullivan made the following statement on today's U.S. Labor Department jobs report, which showed unemployment in the...


Jan 27, 2012, 10:28 ET With Passage of So-Called Right to Work, Corporate-Controlled Indiana Legislature Moves to Slash Living Standards for Working People

LIUNA General President Terry O'Sullivan issued the following statement in reaction to the passage of so-called right to work legislation by the...


Jan 25, 2012, 12:28 ET LIUNA: "President's Speech a Good One, But Now There Must be Action"

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


Jan 20, 2012, 02:26 ET LIUNA Leaves BlueGreen Alliance

LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – said today it has left the BlueGreen Alliance in response to job-killing attacks on the...


Jan 18, 2012, 02:27 ET "Job-Killers, 2; American Workers, 0"

LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – called the reported decision by the Obama Administration today to block permitting for...


Jan 06, 2012, 01:24 ET Hopeful Unemployed Construction Workers Need Congress to Pass a Highway Bill in 2012

Numbers released by the U.S. Department of Labor today suggest that despite a drop in the overall national unemployment rate, America's construction...


Dec 14, 2011, 05:01 ET LIUNA Calls on Congress to Set Politics Aside, Focus on Helping Americans Who Need Work

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


Nov 30, 2011, 09:30 ET LIUNA Calls on Congress to Extend Federal Unemployment Insurance

Today LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – strongly urged Congress to extend federal unemployment insurance at a time when...


Nov 17, 2011, 02:54 ET LIUNA: Bridge Protests Today by Broad Coalition Focusing on Failure to Care for the Nation's Transportation Systems Highlights Need for Full-Investment Highway Bill

Today LIUNA – the Laborers' International Union of North America – said hundreds of protests across the U.S. on deficient and obsolete bridges...


Nov 10, 2011, 05:38 ET "Job Killers Win, American Workers Lose"

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


Nov 09, 2011, 02:05 ET LIUNA Praises Bipartisan Senate Committee Vote for a Full-Investment Highway Bill to Build America, Protect Jobs

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


Nov 04, 2011, 11:54 ET As Congress Caters to Millionaires, Nation's Construction Workers Continue to Suffer

A day after Senate Republicans voted against requiring the super-rich to pay their fair share of taxes in order to create construction jobs and...


Sep 30, 2011, 08:54 ET Statement of Terry O'Sullivan, General President of LIUNA, on Occupy Wall Street

The most valuable asset in America isn't Wall Street, it is working people. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91600LOGO) Yet in...


Sep 23, 2011, 05:46 ET As Critical I-64 Bridge Remains Shut Down, LIUNA Urges Congress, Representative Todd Young to Take Action

LIUNA – the Laborers International Union of North America – is mobilizing members in the district of Congressman Todd Young (R-IN) to support action...