Livingston & McLean County Labor
Bloomington & Normal Trades & Labor Assembly / Livingston & McLean Counties Building & Trades Council
  • Support Our Advertisers!
    click on their ad to visit their website
    Paused

    Central Illinois Orthopedic
    R&R Automotive
    Weber Electric
    M&M Estate Sales
    Original Niepagen Florists
    McCarron Law
    Felmley-Dickerson Company
    Felmley-Dickerson Company
    Mid-Illini Credit Union
    Chief City Mechanical
    SBC Heating & Air Conditioning
    Super Sign Sign Service
    Mark Lee Attorney
    Find a union roofer
    Kanoski Law
    Green Acres Realty
    Rowe Construction
    Chestnut Health Services
    Carmody-Flynn
    Bill's Full Service
    Ace in the Hole
    Grady's pizza
    << February 2018 >>
    S M T W T F S
    1 2 3
    4 5 6 7 8 9 10
    11 12 13 14 15 16 17
    18 19 20 21 22 23 24
    25 26 27 28
    Newsletter Sign-up
    Sign-up for newsletter & email updates
    Google
    Follow Us!
    Facebook icon
    • What's New Member Apps Facebook
      Washington DC – Organized labor still provides the best way for workers to get ahead. While New York continues to have the highest percentage of workers in unions, at 23.8 percent union membership increased even in the South. Although South Carolina continued to have the lowest number of union members the number rose in the Palmetto State.
      Read More...

      This month, Thea Lee took over as president of the Economic Policy Institute, America’s premier left-wing economic think tank. We spoke to her about Trumponomics and the fight for equality.
      Read More...

      BLOOMINGTON — Union laborers who could build a new McLean County wind farm and local landowners who would live near it squared off Wednesday in one of a series of public forums on the proposal.
      Read More...

      A US Appeals Court in Washington DC upheld new Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) rules that improve worker protections against deadly exposure to silica dust. Silica dust is the product of grinding, drilling, abrasive blasting, and milling of substances used by the construction, ship building and maintenance, mining, foundry, and hydraulic fracking industries.
      Read More...

      The Republican tax bill is a job killer. It provides a huge incentive for companies to outsource good-paying American jobs.  As many as 40 million working families will actually see their taxes increase,  while 45% of benefits in the bill will go directly to individuals making more than $500,000.
      Read More...

      Here's a flickr file of 2017 Bloomington Labor Day Parade photos. https://www.flickr.com/photos/59632003@N07/albums/72157685875430670

      This year’s Bloomington Labor Day Parade theme is “Union Labor – Working for Community Progress.” There are two ways to think of this. One, what decent wages mean for the local economy, and secondly, how union donations enrich us all. We’ll start by comparing two workers and determine which one has the most opportunity to contribute to their community.
      Read More...


  • Livingston & McLean Counties Bldg & Trades Council

    Copyright © 2018.
    All Rights Reserved.

    Powered By UnionActive


  • Top of Page image