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Monday, December 5, 2016

Press Releases and Speeches

Statement on the Nomination of Elaine Chao to be U.S. Secretary of Transportation -

WASHINGTON, DC – The following statement was issued today by North America’s Building Trades Unions in response to the announcement that Elaine Chao will be nominated to serve as the next Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation:
 

North America’s Building Trades Unions Congratulate Donald Trump on Being Elected the 45th President of the United States -

WASHINGTON, DC – The following statement was released today by North America’s Building Trades Unions upon the election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th President of the United States:

NABTU Announces Scholarship Initiative for Rowan University Construction Management Program -

North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) is pleased to announce the Governing Board of Presidents (GBOP) Scholarship for Building Trades members and staff who are enrolled in the Construction Management Bachelor’s Degree Program at Rowan University.

North America’s Building Trades Unions and American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Tout Benefits of Energy Efficiency Programs and Career Training in Skilled Trades -

WASHINGTON, DC – North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) and the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) today unveiled a collaborative effort that describes the potential to create significant career training opportunities via investments in energy efficiency programs

North America’s Building Trades Unions Welcome Congressional Approval of New Chemical Safety Legislation -

WASHINGTON, DC – The following statement was released today by North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) in response to Congressional approval of The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act:

Speeches

President McGarvey Keynote Address to 2016 Legislative Conference -

Keynote Address from 2016 Legislative Conference

Keynote Address - 2015 Legislative Conference -

President McGarvey's Keynote Address to the 2015 Legislative Conference of North America's Buildnig Trades Unions

BCTD President McGarvey Addresses 2012 National Legislative Conference -

Ladies and gentlemen... brothers and sisters... and distinguished guests...it is my great pleasure to welcome you to the 2012 National Legislative Conference of the Building and Construction Trades Department.

And it is my distinct and humble honor to address you this morning as the President of this great organization.  I am so very grateful to this Governing Board of Presidents for placing their faith and trust in me.  And you can rest assured that it will be my intention to NEVER, EVER let you down.