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Saturday, February 6, 2016

Press Releases and Speeches

Building Trades Unions Partner with Rowan University for New Degree Program in Construction Management -

WASHINGTON, DC -- North America's Building Trades Unions have joined with Rowan University to launch a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree program in Construction Management.

North America’s Building Trades Unions' Statement on Friedrichs vs CTA -

WASHINGTON, DC -- The following statement was released today by North America's Building Trades Unions in conjunction with the beginning of oral arguments at the US Supreme Court in the case of Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association:

North America's Building Trades Issue Formal Endorsement of Hillary Clinton for President -

WASHINGTON, DC -- North America's Building Trades formally endorsed Hillary Clinton's campaign for President this morning.

North America's Building Trades Unions Urge Swift Adoption of Highway Bill Conference Agreement -

WASHINGTON, DC -- The following statement was released today by North America's Building Trades Unions in reaction to release of the Conference Report on the Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act:

North America's Building Trades Unions Praise Inclusion of Permitting Reform Language in Surface Transportation Conference Report -

WASHINGTON, DC -- The following statement was released today by North America's Building Trades Unions:

Speeches

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.